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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 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 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 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 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 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 307-1

    • Bear attacks; Geologists; Landscape and garden; Lava flows; Mountains; Photographs; Pomona College (Claremont, Calif.); Portraits, Group; Printed ephemera; Puma attacks; Smithsonian Institution; Trees; Volcanoes; Water well drilling
    • A short summary and photograph of Brown's flats which details its location, history, and discovery of lava.
    • 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 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 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 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 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 3, page 381, loose materials

    • Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company; Automobile dealers; Beck, Samuel Saunder; Billheimer, Glenn I.; Billheimer, John S.; Blueprints; Carson, Walter Scott; Carter, Roy H.; Citrus fruit industry; Clapp, Stacy W.; Claremont (Calif.)-Maps;...
    • Materials laid on top of, but not affixed to, page 381 consist of maps of Claremont and La Verne. Some maps contain names of notable residents. Two maps show land tracts that make up most of Claremont.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 2, page 333, verso

    • Alvarado, Juan Bautista, 1809-1882; Architecture, Domestic; Carrion, Saturino; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); Dams; Famines; Fruit growers; Irrigation; Land grants-California; Mortgages; Obituaries; Palomares, Ignacio; Photographs; Ranchers;...
    • Reverse page contains an obituary, photograph, and short histories on the Carrions and the land grant they received from Ignacio Palomares and Ricardo Vejar.
    • 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 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.

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