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Date Range
[1910-1957]
Collection
Ernest Mostyn Hoops fonds
Description Level
Fonds
GMD
graphic material
textual record
Scope and Content
Fonds is arranged into two series: Personal papers and Photographs. Personal papers include legal, financial, and miscellaneous records.
Collection
Ernest Mostyn Hoops fonds
Description Level
Fonds
GMD
graphic material
textual record
Fonds No.
PF24
Accession No.
2017.94
Physical Description
1 cm of textual records
25 negatives
36 photographs
Date Range
[1910-1957]
History / Biographical
Ernest Mostyn Hoops came to the Bulkley Valley from Ireland, with his brother Brabazon Muchamon Mostyn Hoops, and sister, Constance Eileen Mostyn Hoops. Hoops worked as a notary public and was in partnership with Thomas Thorp, operating an insurance business. Additionally, Hoops invested in mining and land.
Hoops married Theresa (Terry) Kelly after meeting in Smithers. Their only child, Sheila Hoops, was born in Telkwa in 1916, and raised in Smithers, B.C. Once Hoops retired, he and Terry moved to White Rock, B.C.
Custodial History
Karen Langlois' mother, Sheila Hoops, saved these records before transferring them to Karen in 1977.
Scope and Content
Fonds is arranged into two series: Personal papers and Photographs. Personal papers include legal, financial, and miscellaneous records.
Arrangement
No original order was perceived when records were processed. Legal and financial records have been kept together but reordered chronologically, while miscellaneous records were separated and made into their own file.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Date Range
[1916-1957]
Collection
Ernest Mostyn Hoops fonds
Description Level
Series
GMD
textual record
Scope and Content
Series contains legal and financial records significant to Ernest Hoops. These include land deeds, company shares, life insurance, power of attorney, and income tax records. Miscellaneous records include a news clipping about Bulkley Valley hospitality, a Peavine Pierrots concert program, a telegra…
Collection
Ernest Mostyn Hoops fonds
Description Level
Series
GMD
textual record
Fonds No.
PF24
Series No.
S1
Accession No.
2017.94
Physical Description
1 cm of textual records
Date Range
[1916-1957]
Scope and Content
Series contains legal and financial records significant to Ernest Hoops. These include land deeds, company shares, life insurance, power of attorney, and income tax records. Miscellaneous records include a news clipping about Bulkley Valley hospitality, a Peavine Pierrots concert program, a telegram to Sheila Hoops, instructions for registered nurses’ certificate examination, and a poem possibly by Sheila Hoops.
Type of Record
Archival Description