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    • Wheeler scrapbook 2, page 131

    • Architecture, Domestic; Athletic fields; Business Enterprises; Flood damage; Floods; Pacific Electric Railway Company; Photographs; Scrapbook journaling; United States Highway 66
    • Overall page entitled "when dam broke above Claremont, Feb[ruary], 1914." Collection of photographs depicts the flood and its damage to Claremont.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 2, page 133

    • Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railroad Company; Bicycles; Business enterprises; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); Commercial buildings; Foothill Boulevard (Claremont, Calif.); Johnson, Cassius C.; Johnson, James Dixon; Letters to the editor;...
    • Collection of photographs of various storefronts in Claremont. Also contains articles on and pictures of two shovels used in the construction of the Santa Fe railroad through Claremont. Lastly, includes a photograph and obituary of Emmons E....
    • Wheeler scrapbook 3, page 339

    • American LaFrance (Firm); Automobiles; Belcher, Harry T.; Boards of trade; Brackett, Frank Parkhurst, b. 1865; Brooks, John Tinley; Business enterprises; Church buildings; Church membership; Church officers; Citrus fruit industry; City council...
    • Collection of articles titled "Know your own city" continues a detailed history of Claremont's development. Set of articles focus on municipal departments, church history, and Claremont's incorporation.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 2, page 107

    • Architecture, Domestic; Business enterprises; Canyons; College students; Commercial buildings; Duvall, Oliver Harvey; Dwellings; Horse-drawn vehicles; Photographs; Portraits; Portraits, Group; Scrapbook journaling; Water tunnels
    • Photographs of O. H. Duvall's businesses in early Claremont and portraits of Pomona College buildings and students.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 3, page 419, verso

    • Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railroad Company; Business enterprises; Citrus; Irrigation; Land tenure; Maps; Mountains; Pacific Electric Railway Company; Packing-houses; Parks; Railroad stations; Rivers; Schools; Southern Pacific Railroad Company;...
    • Reverse side of page 419 contains two maps of Fontana. First map shows Fontana's placement in Southern California. Second map shows properties in Fontana to be used for industry. Also on page are two torn fragments. One item is a blueprint fragment...
    • Wheeler scrapbook 2, page 309

    • Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company; Bichowsky, Emmo C.; Billheimer, John S.; Business enterprises; Camps; Canyons; Citrus fruit industry; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); Electric railroads-Rails; Engineers; Gates, George Augustus;...
    • Entitled "coming of the Pacific Electric," collection of articles present the various aspects that went into the construction of a Pacific Railway line through Southern California. Includes responses by cities affected and the business deals formed...
    • Wheeler scrapbook 2, page 213

    • Architecture, Domestic; Automobile repair shops; Business enterprises; Church buildings; College buildings; College stores; Commercial buildings; Drugstores; Duvall, Oliver Harvey; Dwellings; Fleming, Peter; Grocers; Holabird, William Henry;...
    • Photographs of residences, a natural landmark, and important buildings in and around Claremont. Includes a picture of President Theodore Roosevelt's speech at Pomona College's Pearsons Hall and a picture of two other Pomona College halls.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 3, page 338, loose materials

    • Advertising; Artesian wells; Business enterprises; California. Supreme Court; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); Committees; Flood control; Fruit growers; Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery; Jackson, Helen Hunt, 1830-1885. Ramona;...
    • Materials laid on top of, but not affixed to, page 338 comprise of a map of Garvey, California and two articles on historic court decisions regarding water rights.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 2, page 110

    • Abernethy, Martin; Advertising fliers; Banks and banking; Business enterprises; Duvall, Oliver Harvey; Founding; Jencks, George; Pamphlets; Parsons, Cyrus Mason; Photographs; Portraits
    • Photographs of two founding members of Claremont's first bank as well as an advertisement and history.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 2, page 110a

    • Advertising fliers; Banks and banking; Brooks, Ernest; Brooks, John Tinley; Business enterprises; Founding; Photographs; Portraits; Printed ephemera; Scrapbook journaling
    • Collection of Claremont National bank advertisement fliers from the years 1912, 1914, and 1916. Also includes a portrait of J. T. Brooks, its first Vice President, as well as a short history of the bank's founding.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 3, page 420, loose materials

    • Abernethy, Martin; Advertising; American Legion of California; Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company; Athletic fields; Banks and banking; Belcher, Harry T.; Betterments; Boards of trade; Bonds; Brooks, Raymond C.; Business enterprises;...
    • Materials laid on top of, but not affixed to, page 420 consist of four Claremont maps. First map, created by Frank Wheeler, has two sides and gives a detailed description of Claremont and its qualities on back. Last map shows Claremont in 1897.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 2, page 304

    • Architecture, Domestic; Baldwin, Cyrus Grandison; Business enterprises; Charts, diagrams, etc.; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); Commercial buildings; Congregational Church (Claremont, Calif.); Congregational churches; Dwellings; Electric...
    • A collection of clippings, images, and an investment proposal related to the power plant in San Antonio Canyon.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 2, page 309-2

    • Bichowsky, Emmo C.; Billheimer, John S.; Business enterprises; Citrus fruit industry; College presidents; Dole, James Albert; Duvall, Oliver Harvey; Electric railroads-Rails; Engineers; Gates, George Augustus; Hart, Elmer W.; Huntington, Henry...
    • Page contains Frank Wheeler's personal retelling of the Pacific Electric Railway's development in Southern California and photographs of notable men, including railroad magnate Henry Edwards Huntington.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 3, page 398, loose material, Ganesha Hills pamphlet

    • Allard, Joseph A.; Business enterprises; First National Bank (Pomona, Calif.); Newcomer, Paul W.; Nichols, Allen P.; Real property; Real property-California; Real property-Valuation; Southern Pacific Railroad Company; Trusts and trustees; Water...
    • Pamphlet lists buyers and monetary values of properties in Ganesha Hills, Pomona. Buyers include businesses such as the Armstrong N. Co. and a water company. Notable individual buyers include physician Paul W. Newcomer, lawyer Joseph A. Allard, and...
    • Wheeler scrapbook 2, page 110b

    • Abernethy, Martin; Banks and banking; Boards of trade; Bonds; Business enterprises; Citrus fruit industry; Cree, Ira J.; Founding; Land settlement; Photographs; Portraits; Postmasters; Printed ephemera; Retirement communities; Savings and loan...
    • Portraits and list of accomplishments of Ira J. Cree and Martin Abernathy, two founding businessmen of Claremont.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 2, page 105, verso

    • Business enterprises; Citrus fruit industry; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); Obituaries; Palmer, Frank L.; Water conservation
    • The reverse side of page 105 includes an obituary and article on Frank L. Palmer and his contribution to Pomona's citrus industry and water conservation.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 2, page 131c

    • Automobiles; Business Enterprises; Flood damage; Floods; Foothill Boulevard (Claremont, Calif.); Foreign workers, Mexican; Men's clothing; Migrant labor; Photographs; Railroad stations; Railroad tracks; Tennis courts
    • Group of photographs depicts flood and flood damage in Pomona College, Claremont's railroad station, and Foothill Boulevard. Also includes a photograph of Mexican workers bringing in driftwood.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 2, page 210

    • Architecture, Domestic; Business enterprises; Dogs; Donkeys; Dwellings; Horse-drawn vehicles; Hotels; Landscape and garden; Letters; Men's clothing; Mountains; Older couples; Photographs; Pomona College (Claremont, Calif.); Portraits, Group;...
    • A collection of homes, a photograph of the Smiths and of Ramon Ybarra, and a letter on the transferral of Ye Claremont Inn to Pomona College.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 2, page 300

    • Alcoholic beverages; Atchison, Topeka, and Santa fe Railroad Company; Business enterprises; California; Canyons; Census; Clerks; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); College publications; Cree, Ira J.; Diamond mines and mining; Duvall, Oliver...
    • A various collection of newspaper articles and records on land valuations, average rainfall, and historical happenings in Claremont. Its records include neighboring city records in order for comparison. Also contains an article on California...
    • Wheeler scrapbook 2, page 115

    • Biography; Boys; Business enterprises; California Institute of Technology; Children; Children's clothing; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); Farms; Gas pipelines; Judges; Letters; Men's clothing; Obituaries; Photographs; Pneumonia; Pomona College...
    • Two obituaries on Edwin J.Whitney, developer of Catalina Island, as well as a portrait and biographical letter on Edwin Squire, a surveyor for various oil companies including Standard Oil. Includes a portrait and history of George E. Hopkins, a...

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