David Holly (1768-1843)
Oil on canvas
Overall: 12 x 10 1/4 in. ( 30.5 x 26 cm )
A prominent mill owner, iron master, and landholder of Old Milford, Conn., in 1830 Holly headed the petition to the General Assembly to establish the borough of Stamford. His portrait was a gift to the Society from his great-granddaughter.
Gift of Adelaide Milton de Groot
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