|Blickensderfer, William Jacob
Davenport, Adelaide Hutchings
Davenport, Harriet Grant Chesebrough
Dewing, Clark Leonard
Gildemeister, Clara Parsons
Hanrahan, John T.
Hoit, Edward B.
Hoyt, Joseph Blachley
Jones, Cortland Mead
Lathrop, The Reverend Edward
Lockwood, Judge Charles Davenport
Machlett, Raymond R.
Peters, The Reverend Cyril S.
Quintard, Mary “Polly”
Selleck, Charlotte Gregory
Selleck, Harriet Banks
Selleck, James Weed
Selleck, Captain William
Towne, Frederick Tallmadge
Waterbury, Captain Marcus
Wilensky, Julius Morris
Stamford Historical Society Presents
Best Face Forward
Portraits from the Society's Collection
April through September 2009
The Reverend Edward Lathrop (1814–1906)
Agnes Louise Lockwood (1867–1956)
Gift of the Stamford Baptist Church
The Reverend Lathrop began his pastorate at the Stamford Baptist Church in 1845, then located at Broad and Atlantic Streets, where he remained until his retirement in 1866. He was called “the silver-tongued orator” and was widely known for his abilities as a preacher and eloquence as a public speaker.
He was a close personal friend of Joseph Blachley Hoyt whose portrait is in this exhibit.
Agnes Lockwood was a native of Stamford and an art teacher in the public schools until her marriage in 1922 to Dr. Joseph M. Bishop.
Image © Stamford Historical Society