(1874 - 1959)African American self-taught artist who depicted life in rural Chester County in the first half of the 20th century. The daughter of a former slave, Jones completed more than 300 works in her 70's and 80's. She worked in watercolor, oil, and pencil in a style typical of folk art. Her works illustrated personal observations of family and farm life, nature, landscapes, early technologies, human interaction, and slavery. Jones resided on a nearby farm.
|Placed By||Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Sunday, October 19th, 2014 at 2:45am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 428852 N 4421414|
|Decimal Degrees||39.93986667, -75.83276667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 39° 56.392', W 75° 49.966'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||39° 56' 23.52" N, 75° 49' 57.96" W|
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|Area Code(s)||610, 484|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 995 Doe Run Rd, Coatesville PA 19320, US|
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