Melvin H. Hapgood and the Eno Family

Volume 16 Issue 1, Spring 2009

Intersections of Common Interests and Collaboration

The last issue of this newsletter featured a brief biography of Melvin Hathaway Hapgood, the architect who designed the 1890 Simsbury Free Library building.  The connections between Architect Hapgood and members of the Eno family are worthy of mention. Library donor Amos Richards Eno’s  fourth son and youngest child, was only a few months older that the architect and over the years they developed a truly friendly working relationship.

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