Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
Winterthur, DE 19735
Jabez Coney, a resident of Boston, MA from 1863-1870, was a consulting engineer and considered himself an inventor. Coney’s diary consists of irregular entries for Jabez Coney from January 26, 1867 to October 16, 1868. Coney recorded his ideas for inventions which include a barrel, improved passenger elevator for hotels, a steam boiler, and an all-metal wagon.