Hannah Bishop House

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Hannah Bishop House 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 Hannah Bishop House. Contact WHS at info@worthingtonhistory.org to request permission.

Hannah Bishop House is a picture, with genre photograph. Its dimensions are 6.25 in x 8.5 in.

It was created in 1900.

Worthington Historical Society is the Contributor.

The Hannah Bishop House is depicted here in its original location on the northwest corner of High Street and West Granville Road. The lot and building were originally owned by Philander Chase. The oldest portion of the structure dates to ca. 1817-1818. It was the home of the Bishop family throughout the latter half of the nineteenth century and the early decades of the twentieth century.

Keary J. Mabra, an African American, operated a barbershop at this location throughout the 1920's and 30's. His wife, Maude, was the cook at the Old Worthington Hotel. She was the first woman to vote in Worthington when women got suffrage in 1920. The building was moved to its present location at 782 Hartford Street in 1921 and has been restored.

It covers the topics African Americans, buildings and women's suffrage.

It features the people Hannah Bishop, Maude Mabra, 1886-1974, Keary J. Mabra, ?-1949 and Philander Chase, 1775-1852.

It covers the city Worthington. It covers the area Village Green.

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 92-U-519.

The Worthington Memory identification code is whs0354.

This metadata record was human prepared by Worthington Libraries on March 12, 2002. It was last updated November 16, 2016.