Street Address
Woodlawn and Davis Streets
Elmira, NY 14901
Mailing Address
1250 Davis Street
Elmira, NY 14845
Staff
Margaret A. Palmer, Trustee/Researcher

Description

A famous ex-slave who fled his master in Virginia to find a home in Elmira, which became an integral part of the Underground Railroad--in which Jones became quite active. Jone's house still stands erect in Elmira and is now called the John W. Jones Museum.