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  • All fields: La Verne (Calif.)
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    • Wheeler scrapbook 2, page 331

    • Agriculture; Alvarado, Juan Bautista, 1809-1882; Animals, Fossil; Antiquities; Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company; Banks and banking; Baptists; Barnes, E.; Bible. O.T.; Bixby, L. H.; Boards of trade; Church buildings; Church of the...
    • Page contains articles on activities in La Verne, particularly its union with the city of Lordsburg and a fight between citrus growers and the California Citrus Union. Also contains articles on various archeological finds in Claremont and Lordsburg
    • Wheeler scrapbook 2, page 136

    • Blaisdell, James Arnold, 1867-1957; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917; China History Boxer Rebellion, 1899-1901; Church of the Brethren; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); Congregational Church (Claremont, Calif.); Cowboys; Doshisha Daigaku; Garner, Herman...
    • Three articles by Lee Shippey on the happenings of Claremont. Includes facts on the famous residents of Pilgrim's Place, a retirement community for missionaries, missionary doctors, and missionary educators. Also recounts personal anecdotes from...
    • Wheeler scrapbook 3, page 402, loose material

    • Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company; Canyons; Foothill Boulevard (Claremont, Calif.); Geological surveys; Land grants; Land grants-California; Maps; Mountains; Pacific Electric Railway Company; Real property; Real property-California;...
    • Material laid on top of, but not affixed to page 402 consists of a topographic map of La Verne and Claremont with information on the U. S. Geological Survey on the reverse side
    • Wheeler scrapbook 3, page 396

    • Forest reserves; Johnson, Cassius C.; Land grants; Land grants-California; Land tenure; Maps; Palmer, Edwin T.; Railroad stations; Real property; Real property-California; School districts; Scrapbook journaling; Seaver, Carlton; Southern Pacific...
    • Page contains maps of areas in the Pomona Valley. Maps mostly contain names of land tracts that comprise the cities of Pomona, San Dimas, Lordsburg, La Verne, and Claremont.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 2, page 323

    • Advertising; Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); Golf Tournaments; Golfers; High school buildings; Lemon trade; Newspapers; Obituaries; Orange industry; Pacific Electric Railway Company;...
    • Articles relate to the beauty and popularity of Pomona through articles and photographs. Also includes an obituary of a Pomona resident.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 3, page 395, Topography map

    • Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railroad Company; Canyons; Forest reserves; Geological surveys; Land grants; Land grants-California; Maps; Mountains; Real property; Real property-California; Southern Pacific Railroad Company
    • Topography map of portion of the San Gabriel Valley shows cities, railroads, timberland reserves, and geological formations.
    • 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 3, page 335

    • Ancient Arabic Order of the Nobles of the Mystic Shrine for North America; Automobiles; Beekeepers; Boards of trade; Bonds; Brackett, Frank Parkhurst, b. 1865; Burdette, Robert J. (Robert Jones), 1844-1914; Citrus fruit industry; Clippings (Books,...
    • Articles on page report the renovation of Foothill Boulevard and anecdotes about Frank Wheeler's activities.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 3, page 397

    • Land grants; Land grants-California; Land tenure; Maps; Real property; Real property-California; School districts; Scrapbook journaling; Southern Pacific Railroad Company; Palmer, Edwin T.; Street names; Wheeler, Frank
    • Maps on page display land tracts that make up Lordsburg and La Verne.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 3, page 385

    • Claremont (Calif.)-Maps; Land grants; Land grants-California; Land tenure; Maps; Pomona Valley Protective Association; Real property; Real property-California; Scrapbook journaling; Street names
    • Page contains two maps with acreage and owners. One map covers a section of La Verne, and the other, Northern Claremont.
    • 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 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 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 3, page 337, loose materials

    • Afflerbaugh, Clinton B.; Agriculture; Arbuthnot, Daniel G.; Architecture--Conservation and restoration; Architecture, Domestic; Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company; Bank of America; Bertonneau, Arnold J.; Birthday parties; Boards of...
    • Materials laid on top of, but not affixed to, page 337 consist of predominantly maps of areas in Claremont, La Verne, San Dimas, and Pomona. Also includes correspondences between Frank Wheeler and various individuals.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 2, page 301

    • Adams, Frank E.; Artesian wells; Bartlett, William Henry; Bowler, William Wilson; Camp, John Bradford; Citrus fruit industry; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); Crawford, Henry M.; Currier, Alvan Tyler; Elliot, Joseph; Engineers; Fruit growers;...
    • A meticulous article on wells in Southern California, the clipping lists owners, placement, and amount of water produced from specific wells in various neighboring cities in the general Pomona Valley area. Article lists several notable citrus...
    • Wheeler scrapbook 3, page 403

    • Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company; Boards of trade; City maps; Fire stations; Foothill Boulevard (Claremont, Calif.); Hill, Merton Earle; Land grants; Land grants-California; Land subdivision; Land tenure; Libraries; Maps; Pacific...
    • Page contains a folded map of Upland addressed to Frank Wheeler from the Upland Chamber of Commerce.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 3, page 376, loose materials

    • Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railroad Company; Basins (Geology); Canyons; Deserts; Forest reserves; Game reserves; Geological Survey (U.S.); Indian reservations; Johnson, Cassius C.; Land grants; Land grants-California; Land tenure; Letters;...
    • Materials laid on top of, but not affixed to, page 376 consist of Claremont block maps, correspondences with the Los Angeles County Assessor's Office, and maps of the San Gabriel Valley.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 2, page 123

    • Airplanes; Architecture, Domestic; Archives; Beekeepers; Botany; Brackett, Frank Parkhurst, b. 1865; Citrus fruit industry; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); Dwellings; El Alisal (Claremont, Calif.); Flood damage; Flood damage prevention;...
    • Articles cover William T. Martin, Claremont's first American settler, as well as the early history of Claremont floods and flood damage. Other pieces describe the unique history of specific areas in early Claremont including Palmer Canyon, El...
    • 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...

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