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  • All fields: Early
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    • Early Claremont billboard

    • Claremont (Calif.); Foothills; Billboards
    • A handpainted billboard says, "Beware of Times correspondent I have tried he is skin game bent: Gustavus Benton." In the background is a house and trees and the foothills of the San Gabriel Mountains in the distance. Typed at the top is, "An...
    • Once in the Spring, 1938

    • Claremont (Calif.); Mexican Players (Claremont, Calif.); Padua Hills Theatre (Claremont, Calif.); Theaters
    • "Once in the Spring, a play of early California by Scott O'Dell," a production of the Mexican Players at the Padua Hills Theatre, February 23-April 2, 1938.
    • Warren Avenue

    • Claremont (Calif.); Chaparral; Roads, Earth; Rural roads
    • Warren Avenue looking south. Houses, buildings, and trees can be seen in the distance. The photograph is matted and written on the back is, "Claremont from Indian Hill." More of the Boynton brothers' work can be found in the "Boynton Collection...
    • Warren Avenue

    • Claremont (Calif.); Roads, Earth; Rural roads; Chaparral
    • "Road from Indian Hill to Claremont looking south" is written on back. City of Claremont is visible in the distance. Also written on the back is "E.C. Boynton". More of the Boynton brothers' work can be found in the "Boynton Collection of Early...
    • City of Claremont

    • Claremont (Calif.); Foothills; Mountains; Photography of mountains; San Gabriel Mountains (Calif.); Trees; Dwellings; Commercial buildings
    • Houses and buildings of Claremont from the south with the San Gabriel Mountains in the background. Written on the back is "Looking north from south of Claremont in early day. J.A.B." This photograph was taken from the James A. Blaisdell papers. ...
    • Pomona College Pageant

    • Carriages and carts; Claremont (Calif.); Claremont Colleges; Horses; Oak; Pomona College (Claremont, Calif.); Students; Musical instruments
    • Photograph taken during the 1913 Pomona College Pageant celebrating "the Beginnings of Claremont and Pomona" through a "historical sketch of early life in the San Jose Valley." Pomona students re-enact the arrival of the first buyers to purchase...
    • A Claremont townswoman

    • Women; Portraits; Trees
    • An elderly woman stands under a pepper tree along the roadside. In the background, another figure stands next to a bicycle. "A Claremont townswoman - Mrs. Spillen's (r's) Mother (?)" is typed along the bottom. Written on the back is "(townwoman...
    • Chapman Family

    • Claremont (Calif.); Dwellings; Family; Women; Porches; Portraits
    • Four members of Stanley Chapman's family pose for a photograph on the front steps of a house. Typed underneath the photograph is "The Squier [crossed out] Chapman Family Claremont 1902. The name "S. Alba Chapman '10" is written underneath the...
    • Powell family

    • Portraits; Family; Women; Wives; Mothers; Fathers; Husbands; Children; Dogs; Porches
    • Portrait of Horace and Ruth Powell and family. Daugher Helen Powell, a boy, and a dog sit on a bench on the porch of a house while Russell Powell stands behind the bench with his parents. Typed at the bottom is "Family of M and Mrs Horace Powell,...
    • Squier house

    • Claremont (Calif.); Dwellings; Porches; Men; Women; Buildings; Claremont (Calif.); Dwellings; Men; Women
    • The Squier house on the southwest corner of Harvard Avenue and Third Street. A man sits in a chair on the porch and a woman sits along the steps. Typed along the top is "Squiers [misspelled on item] Home, Claremont - 1902 Boynton." Along the...
    • Squier house

    • Buildings; Claremont (Calif.); Dwellings; Furniture; Interior architecture
    • Interior of the Squier home. Photograph of living room shows a table and chairs in the center of the room with pillows on a window seat, a rocking chair on the right and a chest of drawers on the left. Columns on either side mark the entrance...
    • Squier house

    • Buildings; Claremont (Calif.); Dwellings; Interior architecture; Furniture
    • Interior of the Squier house shows the living room with a piano and a rocking chair in the foreground. On the wall above the piano is a small painting of flowers and several portraits of small children. On the piano is a piano shawl and a piece...
    • Kingman House

    • Buildings; Claremont (Calif.); Dwellings; Foothills; Fruit trees; Trees; Streets
    • The Kingman house at Yale Avenue and Sixth Street from behind. In the foreground a fence made of chicken wire surrounds a citrus tree. Two larger trees stand near the house. To the right other houses and the foothills of the San Gabriel...
    • Barrow House

    • Buildings; Claremont (Calif.); Dwellings; Trees; Women; Streets
    • A woman sits on the front porch of a house surrounded by trees. Next to her is a hammock. Along the bottom of the photograph is written, "Barrows House (During Kingman Residence) 1901." More of the Boynton brothers' work can be found in the...
    • Doctor Spalding's house

    • Buildings; Claremont (Calif.); Dwellings; Schools; Trees
    • Dr. Spalding's house, known as "Otherwhere," on Sixth Street. Beyond the house, to the right, is the Claremont grammar school. Printed on the matte in the lower right corner the photographer's name, Boynton. More of the Boynton brothers' work...

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