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  • All fields: Claremont
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    • Wheeler scrapbook 2, page 125-1

    • Census; Civil service Salaries, etc.; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); Committees; Municipal bonds; Municipal incorporation; Public meetings; Public officers; Roads Design and construction; Seaver, Carlton; Small cities; Taxation; Trusts and...
    • Title in full states: "Absurdity of Claremont incorporation. City Government for Claremont will mean heavy taxation--what is to be gained--incorporation will create perpetual discord--final appeal to voters." Article is a submitted plea to...
    • 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 3, page 338

    • Artesian wells; Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railroad Company; Baldwin, Cyrus Grandison; Banks and banking; Belcher, Harry T.; Bell Telephone Company; Bent, H. K. W.; Blanchard, Nathan W.; Boards of trade; Bonds; Brackett, Frank Parkhurst, b....
    • Collection of newspaper clippings present a chronological history of the development of Claremont. Acknowledgement for much of the source material is made to Frank Wheeler and his scrapbook. The scrapbook is reported as housed in the Claremont...
    • 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 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 311

    • Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railroad Company; Botany; Camps; Canyons; Citrus fruit industry; Claremont Colleges; Climate; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); College teachers; Congregational churches; Dinosaurs; Droughts; Electric railroads;...
    • Page contains newspaper articles which cover a plethora of subjects in Claremont and Los Angeles. Also contains a booklet which describes the positive qualities of Indian Hill and Claremont.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 2, page 130

    • Airplanes; Architecture, Domestic; Automobiles; Banks and banking; Bells; Brackett, Frank Parkhurst, b. 1865; Business enterprises; Cleveland, Grover, 1837-1908; College teachers; Duvall, Oliver Harvey; Dwellings; Eastman Kodak Company; Electrical...
    • Articles recount tales by older members of Claremont community who were active in the founding and modernizing of the city. Focuses on college faculty, the general neighborhood, the first Claremont store, and establishment of the city's water...
    • 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 118

    • Armour, Elmer Eugene; Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railroad Company; Avis, Walter Moore; Cahuilla Indians; Citrus fruit industry; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); Congregational Church (Claremont, Calif.); Curran, Charles P.; Duvall, Oliver...
    • A booklet and newspaper clipping on the early history of Claremont and Pomona. Both describe the Spanish and Native American occupancy of the area. The booklet contains extensive detail on the creation and expansion of Pomona College.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 3, page 388, loose materials

    • Claremont (Calif.)-Maps; College buildings; Land grants; Land grants-California; Land tenure; Maps; Pomona College (Claremont, Calif.); Pomona College (Claremont, Calif.). Holmes Hall; Pomona College (Claremont, Calif.). Library; Pomona College...
    • Maps laid on top of, but not affixed to, page 388 show land lots in Northern Claremont as well as the area east of Indian Hill Boulevard. Second map on page shows academic buildings on the Pomona College campus.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 3, page 371

    • Architects; Blueprints; City planners; Claremont (Calif.)-Maps; Claremont Colleges; Dams; Foothill Boulevard (Claremont, Calif.); Land grants; Land grants-California; Land tenure; Land trusts; Maps; Mountains; Natural areas; Pomona College...
    • Page contains two blueprint maps and a paper map. Blueprints show the Claremont Colleges and Padua Hills. Paper map displays real estate lots north of Foothill Boulevard in Claremont.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 1, page 16

    • Advertising; Boards of trade; City council members; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); College buildings; College students; Horse-drawn vehicles; Municipal incorporation; Newspapers; Pomona College (Claremont, Calif.); Pomona College (Claremont,...
    • Page contains a copy of The Pomona Student from 1889, newspaper clippings regarding the incorporation of Claremont and the ownership of its water company. Also includes are images from Pomona College's campus and student body.
    • 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 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 135

    • Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railroad Company; Baldwin, Cyrus Grandison; Blaisdell, James Arnold, 1867-1957; Brackett, Frank Parkhurst, b. 1865; California-Gold discoveries; Cemeteries; Christian cemeteries; Citrus fruit industry; City halls;...
    • Articles detail the history of Pomona College on its 40th anniversary; a citrus industry landmark; the Claremont school and its time as a city hall and fire station; and the Palomares cemetery, Pomona's oldest graveyard. Also includes a group...
    • Wheeler scrapbook 2, page 137

    • Claremont (Calif.)-Maps; Duvall, Oliver Harvey; Land tenure; Maps; Orchards; Parks; Pomona College (Claremont, Calif.); Pomona College (Claremont, Calif.). Sumner Hall; Printed ephemera; Railroad stations; Railroad tracks; Real property; Real...
    • Map and short summary on Claremont's road developments and addition to Pomona College.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 3, page 381, Claremont Foothill orange and lemon lands map

    • Blueprints; Citrus fruit industry; Claremont (Calif.)-Maps; Foothill Boulevard (Claremont, Calif.); High schools; Land grants; Land grants-California; Land tenure; Lemon trade; Maps; Mountains; Orange industry; Oranges; Pomona College (Claremont,...
    • Blueprint map shows sold and unsold properties in Claremont. Included on map are tract names, street names, citrus and lemon groves, Pomona College, the mountains and Indian Hill, and the local high school.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 1, page 30

    • Homesites; Dirt roads; Photographs; Landscape and garden; Scrapbook journaling; College buildings; Pomona College (Claremont, Calif.); Pomona College (Claremont, Calif.). Holmes Hall; Pomona College (Claremont, Calif.). Sumner Hall; Norton, Edwin...
    • Images of Claremont as it existed in December 1893.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 1, page 33

    • Congregational Church (Claremont, Calif.); Printed ephemera; Pomona College (Claremont, Calif.); Church anniversaries; Programs; Brackett, Frank Parkhurst, b. 1865; Spalding, Phebe Estelle; Sumner, Charles Burt; Sumner, George Stedman; Norton,...
    • The page focuses on the Claremont Congregational Church, including its construction and one of its pastors.

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