Jenkins Ky

The Consolidation Coal Company founded the city of Jenkins in 1912 however this was no ordinary coal camp. Join us for a 263 year look at this 100 year old town. Together we’ll discover the reasons that make Jenkins a “Very unique place for quite a few reasons that do not come readily to the eye.” and answer the questions – “Did President James Garfield really spend the night in Jenkins?” and “Why did he burn the town down when he left?”