Hooper, Samuel

HOOPER, Samuel (1851-1911)
(biography in preparation)

(works in Winnipeg unless noted)

VOLUNTEER MONUMENT, Main Street, 1886 (Manitoba Sun [Winnipeg], 28 Sept. 1886, 1, descrip.)
SEVEN OAKS MONUMENT, 1890 (Winnipeg Tribune, 14 Oct. 1890, 4)
JOHN NORQUAY MONUMENT, St. John's Cemetery (Winnipeg Tribune, 23 March 1891, 4; 1 Aug. 1891, 5, illus. & descrip.)
G.A.F. ANDREWS MONUMENT, 1892 (Winnipeg Tribune, 19 Aug. 1892, 8)
ALEX McINTYRE MONUMENT, 1893 (Manitoba Free Press [Winnipeg], 14 June 1893, 8)
WILLIAM AVENUE, near Furby Street, residence for Patrick Gallagher, 1896 (Manitoba Free Press [Winnipeg], 4 July 1896, 1)
GRAND OPERA HOUSE, McDermot Avenue near Albert Street, 1897 (Manitoba Free Press [Winnipeg], 16 April 1897, 4, descrip.)
ST. MARY'S ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH, St. Mary Avenue at Hargrave Street, extensive alterations and additions, 1896; Presbytery, 1899 (C.R., vii, 13 Feb. 1896, 2; x, 24 May 1899, 3; C.A.B., x, Feb. 1897, 39, descrip.)
UNION SHOE & LEATHER CO., at the foot of Lombard Street, 1896 (C.R., vii, 27 Aug. 1896, 2)
KENNEDY STREET, at Assiniboine Avenue, residence for Nicholas Bawlf, 1897 (Manitoba Free Press [Winnipeg], 28 May 1897, 6)
QUEEN VICTORIA MONUMENT, Assiniboine Park, 1898 (Winnipeg Tribune, 10 June 1967, Supplement, 12)
ISBISTER PUBLIC SCHOOL, Vaughan Street, 1898 (Manitoba Free Press [Winnipeg], 20 May 1898, 7, illus. & descrip.; Winnipeg, 1982-The Year Past, 1983, 49-50, illlus.)
EXCHANGE BUILDING, Princess Street, for Nicholas Bawlf, 1898 (Manitoba Free Press [Winnipeg], 20 May 1898, 7, illus. & descrip.; Winnipeg, 1979-The Year Past, 48, illus.)
MORRIS, MAN., store for Lawrie Brothers, 1898 (Manitoba Free Press [Winnipeg], 24 June 1898, 8)
WINNIPEG GENERAL HOSPITAL, Bannatyne Avenue West, new Victoria Jubilee Wing, 1898 (Manitoba Free Press [Winnipeg], 20 May 1898, 7, illus. & descrip.)
JOBIN, MARRIN & CO., Market Street, warehouse, 1899 (C.R., x, 13 Sept. 1899, 4)
ST. GEORGE'S ANGLICAN CHURCH, Bannatyne Avenue, new Memorial Window, 1899 (C.R., x, 20 Sept. 1899, 3)
STONEWALL, MAN., residence for John Gunn, 1900 (The Commercial [Winnipeg], 19 May 1900, 1175, t.c.)
DEAF & DUMB INSTITUTE, Portage Avenue near Sherbrook Street, 1900 (C.R., xi, 8 Aug. 1900, 3; dwgs. at Winnipeg City Archives)
WINNIPEG HOTEL, Main Street near St. Mary Street, addition, 1901 (C.R., xii, 5 June 1901, 6; Winnipeg, 1990-The Year Past, 49-50, illus.)
A. SCHMIDT & CO. FOUNDRY, Albert Street, 1901 (Winnipeg, 1984-The Year Past, 1986, 21-2, illus.)
ST. MARY'S ROMAN CATHOLIC ACADEMY, Notre Dame Avenue near Victoria Street, 1902 (C.R., xiii, 12 March 1902, 2)
ST. BONIFACE, MAN., addition to St. Boniface College, Provencher Avenue, 1902 (C.R., xiii, 26 Feb. 1902, 2, t.c.)
EDMONTON STREET, at York Avenue, residence for Michael McManus, 1902 (C.R., xiii, 26 Feb. 1902, 2, t.c.)
ICELANDIC CHURCH, Pacific Avenue, alterations, 1902 (C.R., xiii, 23 April 1902, 4, t.c.)
SELKIRK, MAN., addition to the Provincial Asylum, 1902 (C.R., xiii, 7 May 1902, 1-2)
P. GALLAGHER & SONS, Logan Avenue at Brighton Street, abattoir and ice house, 1902 (C.R., xiii, 7 May 1902, 4)
ST. JEAN BAPTISTE, MAN., new hotel for an unnamed client, 1902 (C.R., xiii, 7 May 1902, 4)
THOMAS W. TAYLOR LTD., McDermot Street, additions, 1902 (C.R., xiii, 28 May 1902, 2, t.c.)
ORANGE HALL, Princess Street, alterations to facade, 1902 (C.R., xiii, 11 June 1902, 2)
SCOTT MEMORIAL HALL, Princess Street, 1902 (C.R., xiii, 9 July 1902, 3, t.c.)
CARMAN, MAN., Victoria Hotel, for William Clougher, 1902 (C.R., xiii, 23 July 1902, 3, t.c.)
CARNEGIE LIBRARY, William Avenue at Dagmar Street, 1903-05 ; addition by Hooper & Walker, 1908 (Telegram [Winnipeg], 19 Dec. 1903, Building Number, 7, descrip., Manitoba Free Press [Winnipeg], 17 Aug. 1905, 8, descrip.; 12 Oct. 1905, 7, illus. & descrip.; 14 Nov. 1908, 25, descrip.; Const., iii, Dec. 1909, 68, 71, illus.; Winnipeg, 1984-The Year Past, 1986, 65-7, illus.)
LAND TITLES BUILDING, Broadway at Kennedy Street, 1903-04 (Telegram [Winnipeg], 19 Dec. 1903, Building Number, 7, descrip.; Free Press [Winnipeg], 24 Nov. 1904, 26, illus.)
ROSS AVENUE, at Princess Street, warehouse for Nicholas Bawlf, 1903 (C.R., xiv, 11 March 1903, 3)
FURBY STREET, residence for George Betts, 1903 (C.R., xiv, 13 May 1903, 3, t.c.)
EDMONTON STREET, residence for John H. Bourguoin, 1903 (C.R., xiv, 27 May 1903, 3)
TURNBULL & McMANUS CO., Sutherland Avenue at Austin Street, warehouse, 1903 (C.R., xiv, 10 June 1903, 4)
VAUGHAN STREET, residence for Thomas Montgomery, 1903 (C.R., xiv, 10 June 1903, 4)
ST . MARY'S PUBLIC SCHOOL, St. Mary Avenue at Hargrave Street, 1903; burned 1969; demol. 1971 (C.R., xiv, 26 Aug. 1903, 3, t.c.)
EDGAR W. RUGG PRINTING CO., Arthur Street near McDermot Avenue, 1903 (C.R., xiv, 4 Nov. 1903, 2)
HOLMAN MEAT MARKET, St. Mary Avenue, 1903-04 (Manitoba Free Press, [Winnipeg], 7 May 1904, 17, 22, illus. & descrip.)
COLONY STREET, residence for Patrick Shea, 1904 (Manitoba Free Press [Winnipeg], 7 May 1904, 22, illus.)
SELKIRK, MAN., Presbyterian Church, 1904 (Manitoba Free Press [Winnipeg], 21 Dec., 1904, 7, descrip.)

BUILDINGS FOR THE MANITOBA DEPT. OF PUBLIC WORKS

MORDEN, MAN., Court House, Wardrop Street, 1904-05 (M. Carter, Early Canadian Court Houses, 1983, 147, illus.)
PROVINCIAL NORMAL SCHOOL, William Avenue at Gertie Street, 1905-06 (Manitoba Free Press [Winnipeg], 14 Aug. 1906, 9, descrip.; 6 Dec. 1906, Building Number, 45, illus. & descrip.; Winnipeg, 1982-The Year Past, 1983, 55-7, illus.)
NEEPAWA, MAN., Land Titles Building, 1905 (C.R., xiv, 19 April 1905, 6)
PORTAGE LA PRAIRIE, MAN., Training School and Home for Boys, c. 1906; demol. (dwgs. at NAC, RG13M, 79003/1)
PROVINCIAL GAOL, Fort Rouge, near the Agricultural College, 1906 (C.R., xvi, 10 Jan. 1906, 4)
MANITOBA AGRICULTURAL COLLEGE, Tuxedo Park Campus, Tuxedo Avenue at Edgeland Boulevard, Main Building, Dairy Science Building, Power House, stock barns, farm implement building, 1905-06; Roblin Hall Dormitory, 1907; Engineering Hall, 1908; Domestic Science Building, 1909 (Manitoba Free Press [Winnipeg], 10 Sept. 1904, 6, descrip.; 6 Dec. 1906, 45-6, illus. & descrip.; 21 Nov. 1907, 27, illus. & descrip.; C.R., xviii, 1 May 1907, 6; xxii, 15 July 1908, 27; xxiii, 20 Jan. 1909, 20; Winnipeg, 1989-The Year Past, 51-60, illus.)
FREED BUILDING, Hargrave Street, 1907-09 (Manitoba, Sessional Papers, 1908, No. 1, 197)
PROVINCIAL TELEPHONE EXCHANGE, McDermot Avenue at Charlotte Street, 1907-08 (Manitoba Free Press [Winnipeg], 12 Sept. 1908, 7, illus. & descrip.; dwgs. at Winnipeg City Archives)
SOUTH TELEPHONE EXCHANGE, Corydon Avenue at John Street, 1908 (Manitoba Free Press [Winnipeg], 14 Nov. 1908, 25, illus. & descrip.)
BRANDON, MAN., Court House, Princess Avenue at Eleventh Street, 1908-10 (C.R., xxii, 15 July 1908, 27; M. Carter, Early Canadian Court Houses, 1983, 148, 222, illus.)
MINNEDOSA, MAN., Court House, 3rd Street S.W., 1908-10 (C.R., xxii, 15 July 1908, 27; M. Carter, Early Canadian Court Houses, 1983, 223, illus.)
PROVINCIAL COURTHOUSE, Kennedy Street, major addition, 1909 (Manitoba Free Press [Winnipeg], 15 July 1909, 7, illus.)
SHERBROOKE STREET TELEPHONE EXCHANGE, Sherbrook Street near Portage Avenue, 1909-10 (C.R., xxiii, 11 Aug. 1909, 21, t.c.)
SELKIRK, MAN., Provincial Asylum, 1909-10 (C.R., xxiii, 16 June 1909, 21)
ST. JOHN'S TELEPHONE EXCHANGE, Burrows Avenue at Salter Street, 1910 (Winnipeg, 1991-The Year Past, 1993, 25-8, illus.)
BRANDON, MAN., Hospital for the Insane, 1911; power house for the hospital, 1911 (C.R., xxv, 29 March 1911, 51, t.c.; Brandon b.p. 1531, 17 May 1911; b.p. 1574, 18 July 1911)
PROVINCIAL LAW COURTS, Broadway at Kennedy Street, 1911-15; designs completed after the death of Hooper by Victor Horwood (C.R., xxv, 19 April 1911, 56; M. Carter, Early Canadian Court Houses, 1983, 148-50; 224, illus.)
MANITOBA AGRICULTURAL COLLEGE, St. Vital Campus, Pembina Highway, (now The University of Manitoba), Dormitory Building, Administration Building, Chemistry Building, Biological Building, Power House, Engineering Building, 1911-14; designs completed after the death of Hooper by Victor Horwood (C.R., xxvi, 13 Nov. 1912, 52-4, illus. & descrip.; R.A.I.C. Journal, ii, Nov.-Dec. 1925, 209-12, illus. & descrip.; Winnipeg, 1983-The Year Past, 1984, 63-4, illus.)

HOOPER & WALKER

AMHERST STREET, residence for Robert C. MacDonald, in Crescentwood, Fort Rouge, 1905 (Manitoba Free Press [Winnipeg], 28 April 1905, 2, illus. & descrip.; 30 Oct. 1905, 28, descrip.)
STRADBROOKE PLACE, residence for Henry P. Hansen, 1905 (C.R., xvi, 28 June 1905, 4)
ST. CHARLES, MAN., St. Charles Roman Catholic Church for Rev. Thibeaudeau, 1905; burned 1928 (C.R., xvi, 19 April 1905, 6, t.c.; Manitoba Free Press [Winnipeg], 29 April 1905, 9, illus. & descrip.; Northwest Review [Winnipeg], 2 Sept. 1905, 4)
MARSHALL WELLS WAREHOUSE, Market Avenue at Rorie Street, additions, 1905, 1906 (Manitoba Free Press [Winnipeg], 22 March 1906, 5, illus.; 17 April 1906, 13, descrip.; 6 Dec. 1906, 37, descrip.; Winnipeg, 1987-The Year Past, 1989, 41-2, illus.)
AVOCA APARTMENTS, Sargent Avenue at Kennedy Street, 1905; demol. 1983 (Manitoba Free Press [Winnipeg], 30 Oct. 1905, 24, illus. & descrip.; Winnipeg, 1983-The Year Past, 1984, 57, illus.)
ENOS H. BRIGGS & CO., Henry Avenue at Tecumseh Street, factory, 1905 (Manitoba Free Press [Winnipeg], 12 Aug. 1905, 19, illus.; 5 March 1906, 7, illus.; C.R., xvi, 28 Feb. 1906, 6, t.c.)
ST. MARY'S CEMETERY, chapel and morgue, 1906; stone and iron entrance gateway, 1906 (Manitoba Free Press [Winnipeg],25 April 1906, 5)
TREHERNE, MAN., Presbyterian Church, 1906 (C.R., xvii, 30 May 1906, 4)
ICELANDIC GOOD TEMPLARS HALL, Sargent Avenue near Agnes Street, 1906 (C.R., xvii, 27 June 1906, 4, t.c.)
TREHERNE, MAN., Public School, 1906 (C.R., xvii, 18 July 1906, 2, t.c.)
ST. JOSEPH'S ROMAN CATHOLIC ORPHANAGE, Portage Avenue, 1906; addition 1908; demol. 1979 (Manitoba Free Press [Winnipeg], 30 June 1906, 10, illus. & descrip.; 6 Dec. 1906, 50, illus. & descrip.; 22 Feb. 1908, 20; Winnipeg, 1979-The Year Past, 43, illus.)
ST. BONIFACE PUBLIC SCHOOL, St. Joseph Street, 1906 (Manitoba Free Press [Winnipeg], 20 Oct. 1906, 5, illus. & descrip.; 6 Dec. 1906, 46, descrip.)
TRADE UNION HALL, James Avenue at Louise Street, 1906 (Manitoba Free Press [Winnipeg], 6 Dec. 1906, 46, descrip.)
BARDAL BLOCK, Nena Street at William Avenue, 1906 (Manitoba Free Press [Winnipeg], 6 Dec. 1906, 40, descrip.)
OSBORNE STREET, near River Avenue, stores and apartments for R.P. Roblin, 1906 (Manitoba Free Press [Winnipeg], 6 Dec. 1906, 38, 40, descrip.)
ADELAIDE APARTMENT BLOCK, Osborne Street, 1906 (Manitoba Free Press [Winnipeg], 6 Dec. 1906, 55)
ST. JUDE'S ANGLICAN MISSION CHURCH, Home Street at Wellington Avenue, 1906 (Manitoba Free Press [Winnipeg], 6 Dec. 1906, 53)
LOMBARD STREET, warehouse for Thomas Black, 1907 (C.R., xviii, 10 July 1907, 6, t.c.; Manitoba Free Press [Winnipeg], 29 June 1907, 29, descrip.; Building Progress Number, 21 Nov. 1907, 20-21, illus. & descrip.)
ROSLYN ROAD, near Evergreen Place, residence for Hon. Robert Rogers, c. 1908 (Manitoba Free Press [Winnipeg], 11 April 1908, 12; Const., iii, Dec. 1909, 68, 71, illus. & descrip.)
WINNIPEG BEACH., MAN., hotel for E. Windebank, 1908 (Manitoba Free Press [Winnipeg], 28 March 1908, 23, illus. & deecrip.)
CAUCHON STREET, Fort Rouge, residence for George Maxwell, 1908 (C.R., xix, 15 April 1908, 21, t.c.)

HOOPER & HOOPER

EMPRESS HOTEL, 1909 (Const., iii, Dec. 1909, 68, 71, illus.)
BROADWAY, near St. James Park, residence for Edwin G. Parker, 1911 (C.R., xxv, 26 April 1911, 54)
ST. CHARLES, MAN., Municipal Hall, 1911 (C.R., xxv, 21 June 1911, 58, t.c.)
CYCEL COURT APARTMENTS, Furby Street, for Charles Gerrie, 1911 (C.R., xxv, 16 Aug. 1911, 62)
ST. VITAL, MAN., Municipal Hall, 1911 (C.R., xxv, 23 Aug. 1911, 60; Manitoba Free Press [Winnipeg], 9 Sept. 1911, 18, illus.)
CARMAN APARTMENTS, Burrows Avenue at Salter Street, for H. Hirsh, 1911-13 (Manitoba Free Press [Winnipeg], 2 May 1911, 11, illus.; Winnipeg b.p. 12, 7 Jan. 1913)
PASADENA APARTMENTS, Hugo Street North at McMillan Avenue, 1912 (Manitoba Free Press [ Winnipeg], 25 Jan. 1913, 13, illus.; Winnipeg, 1988-The Year Past, 1990, 35-6, illus.)