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    • Wheeler scrapbook 2, page 218

    • Advertising; American Institute of Electrical Engineers; Baldwin, Cyrus Grandison; Bard, Thomas Robert, 1841-1915; Capital stock; Corporate treasurers; Dole, James Albert; Electric insulators and insulation-Oils; Electric transformers; Electrical...
    • A series of letters, pamphlets, and photographs on the Westinghouse Company's power plant in Pomona. Notes its importance and advancements in electrical engineering, particularly insulation of transformers and long distance transmission of power.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 2, page 302

    • Adams, John S.; Advertising, Newspaper; Artesian wells; Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railroad Company; Bartlett, William Henry; Basins (Geology); Camp, John Bradford; Christian Churches (Disciples of Christ); Citrus fruit industry; Clippings...
    • A collection of articles which focus on water use and reuse in the Pomona Valley area. Most articles focus on water well use in particular cities, specifically usage by water companies, ranchers, and citrus growers. Last article relates a...
    • 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 325

    • Baldwin, Cyrus Grandison; Carroll, Lewis, 1832-1898; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); Complaint letters; Dams; Electric industries; Electric utilities; Engineers; Exhibitions; History-Societies, etc; Horsepower; Hydroelectric power plants;...
    • Page is titled: "the Pirates of Pomona." Photographs, letters, and newspaper clippings describe the history of the San Antonio power plant: the first long distance generator of electricity by water. Materials include the wrong attribution of the...
    • Wheeler scrapbook 2, page 114

    • Architecture, Domestic; Boys; Bridges; Camps; Children; Children's clothing; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); Dwellings; Floods; Girls; Landscape and garden; Men's clothing; Photographs; Pierce, Himon N.; Portraits, Group; Scrapbook journaling;...
    • Images and article on water and water conservation in the Southern Coastal Basin of California. Also includes a group photograph at Stoddard's Camp in the San Antonio Canyon.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 2, page 328

    • Adams Express Company; Alvarado, Juan Bautista, 1809-1882; Ancient Arabic Order of the Nobles of the Mystic Shrine for North America; Apprenticeship programs; Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railroad Company; Bible. O.T.; Bixby, Llewellyn; Bridges;...
    • Page contains articles relating to Frank Wheeler's activities and historical speeches. Also includes his obituaries. Last clipping shows image of Ontario's first, mule-driven street car.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 2, page 328, verso

    • Claremont Colleges; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); Foothill Boulevard (Claremont, Calif.); Historians; Journalists; Pomona College (Claremont, Calif.); Pomona College (Claremont, Calif.). Library; Real estate developers; Scrapbook journaling;...
    • Obituary for Frank Wheeler lauds his contributions to Southern California and his activities as a traveler. Also mentions his work as a journalist and historian.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 3, page 367

    • Alleys; Claremont (Calif.)-Maps; Engineers; Johnson, Cassius C.; Land grants; Land grants-California; Land tenure; Maps; Public schools; Railroads; Real property; Real property-California; Scrapbook journaling; Seaver, Carlton; Street names
    • Collection of maps display parts of Claremont and its property additions by various individuals. Acreage and street names are also noted.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 3, page 372, Tract no. 5706 map

    • Claremont (Calif.)-Maps; Engineers; Land grants; Land grants-California; Land tenure; Maps; Pipes and valves; Real property; Real property-California; Scrapbook journaling; Signatures (Writing); Street names
    • Map contains information on a tract of land adjacent to Indian Hill Boulevard. Locations of set pipes are indicated. Names of owners are written in pencil.
    • 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 375

    • Blueprints; Claremont (Calif.)-Maps; Engineers; Facsimiles; Land grants; Land grants-California; Land tenure; Maps; Real property; Real property-California; Street names
    • Maps on page contain properties in Claremont. One map is a blueprint based on a survey. Other item is a map tracing.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 3, page 379

    • Claremont (Calif.)-Maps; Engineers; Land grants; Land grants-California; Land tenure; Maps; Pipes and valves; Real property; Real property-California; Signatures (Writing); Street names; Surveyors; Title Insurance and Trust Company (1893-1968)
    • North Claremont maps show properties and street names along with information as to sources for maps.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 3, page 378

    • Blueprints; Claremont (Calif.)-Maps; Engineers; Land grants; Land grants-California; Land tenure; Maps; Real property; Real property-California; Signatures (Writing); Street names; Surveyors
    • Page contains map and blueprint of the Kluegel property. Frank Wheeler makes corrections to the blueprint.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 2, page 332

    • Architecture, Domestic; Canyons; Children; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); Commercial buildings; Drowning victims; Engineers; Fire fighters; Flood control; Flood damage; Floods; Meteorologists; Photographs; Police-United States; Portraits,...
    • Articles report damage inflicted by a large flood and tornados in Los Angeles County. Includes an article on rainfall records broken in the Big Santa Anita Canyon.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 2, page 333

    • Carrion, Saturino; Citrus fruit industry; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); Corporate treasurers; Dams; Electric railroads-Rails; Engineers; Executives; Foreign workers, Chinese; Forest rangers; Fruit growers; Geological Survey (U.S.); Hart,...
    • Page chronicles plans by the San Jose Mutual Irrigation Company to irrigate the San Gabriel Valley. Clippings detail the history of the project, construction plans, responses by affected cities, and the project's conclusion. Also contains the...
    • Wheeler scrapbook 2, page 308

    • Agriculture; American Home Missionary Society; Ancient Arabic Order of the Nobles of the Mystic Shrine for North America; Appendicitis; Artesian wells; Banks and banking; Beet sugar industry; Brackett, Frank Parkhurst, b. 1865; California State...
    • Newspaper clippings recount various topics including, but not limited to, deaths, suicides, marriages, reports on the Congregational Church, and then current population counts of Pomona.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 2, page 309-1, Pacific Electric Railway map and table

    • Charts, diagrams, etc.; Electric railroads-Rails; Engineers; Huntington, Henry Edwards, 1850-1927; Maps; Pacific Electric Railway Company; Scrapbook journaling; Street-railroads
    • Map of the Pacific Electric Railway lines in Southern California, particularly from cities below the San Gabriel Mountains to Newport Beach. Highlighted are routes proposed by Henry Edwards Huntington and the final route built by Pacific Electric.
    • 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 101

    • Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); Founding; Frontier and pioneer life; Garner, Herman H.; Gold; Horse-drawn vehicles; Land settlement; Landscape and garden; Letters; Martin, William T.; Mexicans; Mormons; Parties; Photographs; Portraits, Group;...
    • Captioned "Early history of Claremont by H. A. Palmer," page includes a collection of articles and short pieces on the history of El Alisal and Claremont's development.

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