Mother Jones' Prison
Mother Jones Prison
Formerly listed on the U.S. National Register of Historic Places
|Location||305 Center Street,|
Pratt, West Virginia
|NRHP reference #||92001876|
|Added to NRHP||April 27, 1992|
|Removed from NRHP||September 22, 1997|
Mother Jones' Prison, also known as Mrs. Carney's Boarding House, was located at Pratt, Kanawha County, West Virginia. It was a large two-story structure constructed by the Willis Brothers and used mostly as a boarding house. It was the "prison" in which labor organizer and agitator Mary Harris "Mother" Jones was detained during the 1912–1913 mine wars.
- "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09.
- Paul D. Marshall and Michael J. Pauley (June 1983). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Pratt Historic District" (PDF). State of West Virginia, West Virginia Division of Culture and History, Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2011-06-02.
- "Withdrawal of Mother Jones Prison: National Historic Landmarks Program (NHL)". National Park Service. Archived from the original on 2013-01-27. Retrieved 2013-01-27.
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