Elkhart County (Indiana)--History;
A standard history of Elkhart County, Indiana; an authentic narrative of the past, with particular attention to the modern era in the commercial, industrial, educational civic and social development.
Volume II contains biographical...
Advertising items; Hoops Tea Company; Letter; Ethel Francis Hoops (Blough); William Acton Hoops; Chicago; Pier 797; Dr. John Wright; Wawasee Yacht Club; Emma Bogue Hoops
Advertising items from the Hoops Tea Company (approx. 1900). William Acton Hoops, a native of Goshen, prospered in Chicago where he was an importer of teas, coffees and spices. He bought 4 lots (currently Pier 797) from Dr. John Wright (the...
Delaware County (Ind.)--Biography; Delaware County (Ind.)--History
Two volume history of Delaware County, Indiana. Volume I is an historical account of early settlement and the development of local government and social organizations within the county. Volume II contains biographical sketches of the residents.
Newspaper article; boating incident; Wawasee; Ethel Hoops; Billy Hoops; Ruth Hoops; Mac Blough; Charnley cottage; WACO; Frances Rigdon; Mitchell Charnley
Newspaper article about a boating incident on Wawasee. Ten occupants (Ethel, Billy &Ruth Hoops, Mac Blough,) had left the Charnley cottage where they had attended a dinner party and were on their way to WACO when their boat (driven by Frances...
Newspaper article; Ethel Hoops; Mac Blough; Milford; Lake Wawasee; cab
Newspaper article about Ethel Hoops and Mac Blough returning by cab from Milford to Lake Wawasee. During the ride, the cab driver crossed the railroad tracks at too fast a speed and injured both occupants.