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    • Wheeler scrapbook 2, page 128

    • Automobiles-Societies, etc.; Blaisdell, James Arnold, 1867-1957; Boy Scouts; Claremont Colleges; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); College presidents; Engineers; Foothill Boulevard (Claremont, Calif.); Glee clubs; Griswold, George C.; Landscape...
    • Articles cover the opening of the recently-completed Foothill Boulevard and the multi-city celebration in its honor. Relates various details about the physical design of the road itself. Emphasizes Frank Wheeler's historical connection to the...
    • Wheeler scrapbook 2, page 119

    • Architecture, Domestic; Citrus fruit industry; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); Dwellings; Hikers; Horses; Frontier and pioneer life; Gold mines and mining; Landscape and garden; Landscape photography; Miners; Parade floats; Photographs;...
    • Two photographs and a newspaper clipping on development and hiker expeditions in the mountain ranges near Claremont, particularly the San Antonio Canyon. Also includes landscape photographs from residences on Foothill Boulevard and a photograph of...
    • Wheeler scrapbook 2, page 206

    • Architecture, Domestic; Dwellings; Girls; Landscape and garden; Older couples; Photographs; Portraits, Group; Scrapbook journaling; Women; Women's clothing
    • Photographs of homes in Claremont. Many include residents in picture. One home is noted as "now P. C."
    • Wheeler scrapbook 2, page 113

    • Architecture, Domestic; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); Irrigation; Jencks, George; Landscape and garden; Obituaries; Photographs; Pierce, Himon N.; Pomona College (Claremont, Calif.). Holmes Hall; Portraits; Printed ephemera; Receipts...
    • An obituary on Himon N. Pierce as well as a photograph and newspaper clipping on his work with the Pomona Land and Water Company and Loop-Meserve Water Company. Includes his tax receipts and photographs of various Claremont residences.
    • 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 1, page 31

    • Palomares, Ignacio; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); Brackett, Frank Parkhurst, b. 1865; Vejar, Ricardo; Washington (D.C.); Daughters of the American Revolution; Trees; Adobe houses; Mount Baldy (Calif.); Landscape and garden; Photographs;...
    • President Roosevelt comes to Claremont, a tree in Pomona becomes a landmark and the Pomona campus is showcased in a series of images.
    • 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 208

    • Architecture, Domestic; Children; College teachers; Duvall, Oliver Harvey; Dwellings; Girls; Landscape and garden; Married people; Photographs; Portraits, Group; Scrapbook journaling; Women
    • Photographs of Claremont homes and short histories of their residents. Some homes are noted as P. C.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 2, page 326

    • Arbuthnot, Daniel G.; Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company; Bartlett, William Henry; Citrus fruit industry; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); Crop rotation; Doyle, Patrick W.; Fertilizers; Fires; Fritz, William O.; Fumigation; Hotels;...
    • Page contains an article of citrus grove growing practices of Claremont and nearby districts. Also contains photographs of Pomona in the late nineteenth century.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 2, page 122

    • Architecture, Domestic; Bears; Beekeepers; Biography; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); Dwellings; Founding; Frontier and pioneer life; Land settlement; Landscape and garden; Letters; Martin, Margaret Mary; Martin, Robert Andrew; Martin, William...
    • Articles and photographs of William T. Martin, the first white settler in Claremont. Includes information on his family, history, and active participation in Claremont and Los Angeles County's development.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 2, page 305

    • Architecture, Domestic; Architecture-Mutilation, defacement, etc.; Dwellings; Business enterprises; Boundary disputes; Camping; Canyons; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); Commercial buildings; Dirt roads; Electric industries; Electric...
    • Focused on the San Antonio Canyon, page contains images of homes, a toll booth, electric utilities, and water utilities. Also contains a history of Camp Baldy through photographs and a newspaper clipping.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 1, page 10

    • Scrapbook journaling; Wit and humor, Pictorial; College teachers; College students; College buildings; Portraits, Group; Pomona College (Claremont, Calif.)-Alumni and alumnae; Norton, Edwin Clarence; Mount Baldy (Calif.); College athletes; College...
    • This page, dated 1898, contains clippings from that year's volume of The Metate.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 2, page 207

    • Architecture, Domestic; Children; Dwellings; Geer, Francis Heman; Girls; Landscape and garden; Older couples; Photographs; Portraits, Group; Scrapbook journaling; Spalding, Phebe Estelle; Wheeler, Frank; Women
    • Photographs of Claremont homes and their residents. One photograph notes "now P. C." Two homes photographed built by Frank Wheeler.
    • 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 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 209

    • Architecture, Domestic; Boys; Children; Dogs; Dwellings; Jencks, George; Landscape and garden; Photographs; Portraits, Group; Scrapbook journaling; Women
    • Assorted photographs of Claremont homes and their owners. Many include a history of ownership. A few are noted as "now P. C."
    • Wheeler scrapbook 2, page 124

    • Automobiles; Bonds; Book clubs (Discussion groups); Business enterprises; City council members; City halls; Clerks; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); College teachers; Cree, Ira J.; Farmhouses; Frontier and pioneer life; Fuelbreaks; Gale,...
    • Three newspaper articles highlight the early history of Claremont and Palmer Canyon. Four photographs focus on Warren Gale and his goat farm. The goats were utilized in government clearing of firebreaks, now called fuelbreaks.
    • 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 2, page 131g

    • Athletic fields; Bicycles; Bridges; College buildings; Flood damage; Floods; Foothill Boulevard (Claremont, Calif.); Landscape and garden; Photographs; Scrapbook journaling; Young men
    • Photographs show flood damage to streets in Claremont as well as Pomona College's Alumni Field. Includes a photograph of people standing in wash from San Antonio.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 2, page 329a

    • Alcoholism; Carson, Walter Scott; Chinatown (Los Angeles, Calif.); Commercial buildings; Hotels; Irrigation; Jails; Landscape and garden; Mountains; Photographs; Scrapbook journaling; Sheep; Southern Pacific Railroad Company; Springs; Steam;...
    • Collection of photographs relate to early Pomona, its water company, a hotel, and various buildings.

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