The Samuel Milton Jones Papers
Ohio Historical Society
Descriptive and ordering information at http://www.worldcat.org/title/samuel-milton-jones-papers-an-inventory-to-the-microfilm-edition/oclc/4223494
An oilman and inventor, Samuel Milton Jones (1846 –1904) served as a Progressive Era Mayor of Toledo, Ohio from 1897 to 1904. Known as “Golden Rule” Jones, he was an influential advocate of municipal reform and oversaw implementation of a series of humane modifications including free kindergartens, a park system, playgrounds for children, free public baths, an eight-hour day for city workers, and other reforms.
15 reels, 95-page guide
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