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    • Postcard of First Street

    • Antique and classic cars; Automobiles; Bicycles; Buildings; Claremont (Calif.); Commercial buildings; Dwellings; Storefronts; Streets
    • Storefronts on First Street from Yale Avenue. A group of men stand in front of the building on the corner near a car, one holds onto a bicycle. The building's sign says, "Pomona College Book Store." A house stands alone on the right and houses...
    • Yale Avenue

    • Antique and classic cars; Automobiles; Buildings; Business enterprises; Claremont (Calif.); Commercial buildings; Palms; Railroad tracks; Storefronts; Streets
    • Yale Avenue from First Street, looking north. In the foreground are a wooden bench, railroad tracks, and a railroad crossing sign. A sign on the brick building on the left says, "Alpha Beta Food Market." On the corner of the building on the...
    • Yale Avenue

    • Automobiles; Antique and Classic cars; Buildings; Claremont (Calif.); Commercial buildings; Palms; Streets
    • Yale Avenue looking south from Third Street. On the left is E.L. Williams Ford dealership. The curved roof of the two story business block on First is visible above the rooftops. The Sunkist Growers' Association building on First is visible next...
    • Du Vall Block

    • Buildings; Business enterprises; Claremont (Calif.); Commercial buildings; Bicycles; Dwellings; Trees
    • The Du Vall building on the northeast corner of First Street and Harvard Avenue. A man (probably Oliver Du Vall) stands in front of the doorway next to a bulletin board. A bicycle rests against a tree in front. There are houses in the distance. ...
    • Claremont real estate office

    • Buildings; Business enterprises; Claremont (Calif.); Commercial buildings; Trees
    • The Claremont real estate office on College Avenue. On the roof is a sign [illegible] and two people sit on the front porch. At the top is printed " May 1962," the date when this print was made from the original. Attached to the photograph is a...
    • Site of Pomona College

    • Buildings; Citrus; Claremont (Calif.); Claremont Colleges; Foothills; Fruit trees; Mountains; Orchards; Pomona College (Claremont, Calif.); San Gabriel Mountains (Calif.)
    • Orchards in the foreground with City of Claremont beyond. Sunkist Growers' Association building is on the left. San Gabriel Mountains in the distance. Caption beneath photo reads, "The College site. 'The mountains were man's first teachers'." ...
    • Security First National

    • Buildings; Claremont (Calif.); Commercial buildings
    • Front entrance of Security First National Bank with large tree on the left and women standing at the steps. A label attached to the back says, "Rescreen, Page No. 173, Setting ss, Job No. 30527, Employee R. T., Form 1," referring to its placement...
    • Two story business block

    • Buildings; Claremont (Calif.); Commercial buildings; Dwellings
    • First two story commercial building in Claremont built in 1901 on the northwest corner of First Street and Yale Avenue by the Claremont Improvement Company. A bicycle leans against a power pole in the center and in the background are two houses. ...
    • Two story business block

    • Buildings; Claremont (Calif.); Commercial buildings; Eucalyptus; Pine; Storefronts; Streets; Trees
    • Claremont's first two story commercial building built by the Claremont Improvement Company in 1901 on the northwest corner of First Street and Yale Avenue. A well with "DRY" painted on it is in the foreground. From 1908 - 1912 this building was...
    • Indian Hill Boulevard

    • Buildings; Claremont (Calif.); Commercial buildings; Storefronts; Streets
    • Everett's Shoe Shop and Acme Cleaners storefronts along Indian Hill Boulevard above First Street. A stamp on the back says, "Photography by George Adams 2356 Pepper Street La Verne, Calif. 91750 (714) 593-8135 File No. CUC-21-1180-A-24."
    • Dean Norton's house

    • Buildings; Claremont (Calif.); Dwellings; Fruit trees; Citrus; Oak; Orchards; Palms; Trees; Women
    • House on Sixth Street as viewed from the back on Seventh. Two women stand on the porch while another woman works in the garden. On the left are a line of citrus trees and an oak tree. Along the dirt path are pepper trees and young palm trees. A...
    • New Santa Fe train station

    • Buildings; Claremont (Calif.); Railroad stations; Railroad terminals; Railroad tracks
    • New Santa Fe Train Station on First Street near Indian Hill Blvd. shortly after its completion in 1927. On the back of the photograph is a stamp that says "Cooper's Foto Shop, 224 Yale, Claremont, California" as well as the notation "New Santa Fe...
    • Bentley's store

    • Business enterprises; Claremont (Calif.); Commercial buildings; Farm produce; Groceries
    • Interior of L.J. Bentley's store on Yale Avenue, the first self serve grocery store in Claremont. Canned goods and boxed goods as well as fresh produce and grains line the shelves. Three figures stand in the center of the store by a large scale. ...
    • 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...
    • Camp Baynham bus

    • Carriages and carts; Claremont (Calif.); Horses; Mountains; Rural roads; Trees; San Gabriel Mountains (Calif.)
    • Horse-drawn carriage with passengers on a dirt road surrounded by trees. On the back is written, "This bus transported guests to Camp Baynham which was the first resort on Mt. Baldy."
    • City of Claremont aerial

    • Claremont (Calif.); Claremont Colleges; Streets; Orchards
    • A black and white photo of Claremont's First Street Corridor with five packing houses, two railroads, and ancillary uses. Bridges auditorium is visible in the upper right corner of the photo. The back of the photo is noted with a "4" circled, "14,"...

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