Bishop Family Photograph


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Bishop Family Photograph from the collections of the Worthington Historical Society (WHS) may be used for educational purposes as long as it is not altered in any way and proper credit is given: "Courtesy of the Worthington Historical Society, Worthington, OH." Prior written permission of the WHS is required for any other use of Bishop Family Photograph. Contact WHS at to request permission.

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Bishop Family Photograph is a picture, with genre photograph and group portraits. Its dimensions are 5.41 in. x 4.25 in..

It was created in 1885.

Worthington Historical Society is the Contributor.

Pictured in this family portrait are Frank W. Bishop (b. 1854, d. 1913), daughter Kate (Katherine) Bishop (b. 1877, d. 1913), and wife Helen K. Bishop (b. 1857, d. 1948). Frank and Helen married in 1875. Frank Bishop was listed in the 1880 census as Postmaster, in the 1900 census as a launderer and in the 1910 census as a merchant. He was engaged in a business partnership for some time with Worthington C. Lewis, operating a general store.

Helen Bishop was born and raised in Delaware, Ohio, the daughter of Abram V. Rutherford and Eliza J. Rutherford. She was very active in the community, belonging to the membership of the Worthington Women's Club, the Women's Music Club of Worthington, and the W.C.T.U. She was also an active member of the Worthington Methodist Church, having been among those who started the Woman's Foreign Missionary Society and the Woman's Home Missionary Society. In the 1922 Worthington City directory Mrs. Helen Bishop was listed as residing at 547 High Street, which was located at the northwest corner of High and South Streets.

It covers the topic postal service.

It covers the city Worthington.

You can find the original at Worthington Historical Society.

This file was reformatted digital in the format video/jpeg.

The Worthington Historical Society identification code is 75-G-195 (box 57CB).

The Worthington Memory identification code is whs0828.

This metadata record was human prepared by Worthington Libraries on October 27, 2005. It was last updated November 10, 2017.