Johns, Jay W. (Jay Winston), 1888-

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Jay Winston Johns, Jr. was a coal industrialist from Pittsburgh, Pa. who moved to Virginia and became a leader in preserving homes of renowned Virginians. He married Helen Lambert (1881-1964). They owned "Ash Lawn," Albemarle County, Va. which had been the home of James Monroe. Johns was founder of the Lee-Jackson Memorial, Inc. and was a founder of the Virginia Trust for Historic Preservation. He served on the Board of Visitors of Virginia Military Institute and was a trustee of the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts.

From the description of Jay Johns Papers, 1918-1974. (College of William & Mary). WorldCat record id: 23297643

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associatedWith Atlas Fuel Corporation (Pittsburgh, Pa.) corporateBody
associatedWith Brooks, Phillip, 1835-1893. person
associatedWith Byrd, Harry Flood, 1887-1966. person
associatedWith Campbell, Edmund S. (Edmund Schureman), 1884-1950. person
associatedWith Custis, George Washington Parke, 1781-1857. person
associatedWith De Butts, Harry Ashby, 1895- person
associatedWith Dowdey, Clifford, 1904-1979. person
associatedWith Gallatin, Albert, 1761-1849. person
associatedWith Glass, Carter, 1858-1946. person
associatedWith Godwin, Mills E. (Mills Edwin), 1914- person
associatedWith Harrison, Albertis S. (Albertis Sydney), 1907- person
associatedWith Hill, Daniel Harvey. person
associatedWith Jackson, Stonewall, 1824-1863. person
associatedWith Johns, Helen Lambert, 1881-1964. person
associatedWith Kilpatrick, James Jackson, 1920-2010. person
associatedWith Lee, Francis Lightfoot, 1734-1797. person
associatedWith Lee-Jackson Memorial, Inc. corporateBody
associatedWith Lee, Mary Randolph Custis, 1807-1873. person
associatedWith Lee, Richard Henry, 1732-1794. person
associatedWith Lee, Robert E. (Robert Edward), 1821-1889. person
associatedWith Marshall, George C. (George Catlett), 1880-1959. person
associatedWith Menefee, M. J. (Marvin James), 1894-1983. person
associatedWith Monroe, James, 1758-1831. person
associatedWith Moses, Ezekial. person
associatedWith Thalhimer, Morton G. person
associatedWith Tuck, William Munford, 1896- person
associatedWith University of Virginia. Office of Information Services. corporateBody
associatedWith Virginia Trust for Historic Preservation. corporateBody
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Ash Lawn (Va. : Estate)
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