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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 2, page 110b

    • Abernethy, Martin; Banks and banking; Boards of trade; Bonds; Business enterprises; Citrus fruit industry; Cree, Ira J.; Founding; Land settlement; Photographs; Portraits; Postmasters; Printed ephemera; Retirement communities; Savings and loan...
    • Portraits and list of accomplishments of Ira J. Cree and Martin Abernathy, two founding businessmen of Claremont.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 2, page 106

    • Architecture, Domestic; Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railroad Company; Biography; Business enterprises; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); Congregational Church (Claremont, Calif.); Obituaries; Palmer, Frank L.; Photographs; Portraits;...
    • Collection of obituaries, biographies, and photographs of Frank L. Palmer and Lewis Nathaniel Smith. Includes photograph of Mrs. Lewis Nathaniel Smith.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 1, page 19

    • Land settlement; Photographs; Scrapbook journaling; Norton, Edwin Clarence; Homesites; Portraits; Deans (Education); College students; College buildings; Pomona College (Claremont, Calif.); Pomona College (Claremont, Calif.). Sumner Hall; Barrows,...
    • Page contains photographs of Edwin Clarence Norton and his wife and a newspaper clipping on the history of Claremont attributed to him. A photograph of Pomona students and Thomas Barrows are also included.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 2, page 126

    • Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company; Automobiles; Automobiles-Societies, etc.; Caricatures and cartoons; Census; Clerks; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); Committees; Geer, Francis Heman; Marshals; Mayors; Motorcycles; Photographs;...
    • Titled "the shame of Claremont (1912)," page shows a collection of newspaper clippings and a multiple-city survey on increased police activity in giving multiple speeding tickets to Claremont citizens. Focuses particularly on the influence of...
    • 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 109-1

    • Architecture, Domestic; Bells; Cemeteries; Children; Children's clothing; Clothing and dress-China; Clothing and dress-Japan; Crosses; Donkeys; Dwellings; Girls; Kimonos; Men's clothing; Patten, Herbert; Photographs; Portraits; Portraits, Group;...
    • Captioned "Claremont; 1897-'98" and "Pupils of Patten", the page contains photographs of Claremont school children, older students of Herbert Patton, and various sites in Coahuila, Mexico. Of note are students wearing traditional Chinese and...
    • Wheeler scrapbook 2, page 109

    • Abbott, Lyman, 1835-1922; Authors; Brackett, Frank Parkhurst, b. 1865; Clergy; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); College buildings; College presidents; College students; Deans (Education); Fong, Foo Sec, 1869-1938; Gates, George Augustus;...
    • Photographs and clippings refer to various important figures in Claremont's early educational history. Mostly focuses on Claremont's first grammar school and the people involved in its development.
    • 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 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.
    • 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 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 1, page 37a

    • Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); Small cities; Tree planting; Wedding anniversaries; Water; Deans (Education); Baccalaureate addresses; Pomona College (Claremont, Calif.); College students; College teachers; Clergy; Commencement ceremonies;...
    • The Nortons celebrate their fiftieth wedding anniversary with family and friends at a ceremony hosted by the Pomona College class of 1909.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 2, page 105

    • Banks and banking; Biography; Business enterprises; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); Founding; Johnson, Cassius C.; Johnson, James Dixon; Land settlement; Los Angeles County Medical Association; Obituaries; Photographs; Portraits; Printed...
    • Page includes photographs of developers of early Claremont as well as biographies and a newspaper clipping which detail their various city and county developments.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 2, page 216

    • American review of reviews; Architecture, Domestic; Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railroad Company; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); Donkeys; Dwellings; Holabird, William Henry; Irrigation; Landscape and garden; Letterheads; Letters;...
    • Articles and letters on Colonel Henry Holabird, a real estate developer in early Claremont. Also includes a clipping from the American Review of Reviews.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 2, page 111

    • Automobiles; Banks and banking; Business enterprises; Commercial buildings; Dwellings; Horse-drawn vehicles; Irrigation; Men's clothing; Pacific Electric Railway Company; Photographs; Portraits, Group; Printed ephemera; Real estate developers;...
    • Photographs of Claremont's early businesses and business owners. Includes a picture of a well from the Del Monte Irrigation Company and the office of the Pacific Electric Railroad.
    • 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 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 131c

    • Automobiles; Business Enterprises; Flood damage; Floods; Foothill Boulevard (Claremont, Calif.); Foreign workers, Mexican; Men's clothing; Migrant labor; Photographs; Railroad stations; Railroad tracks; Tennis courts
    • Group of photographs depicts flood and flood damage in Pomona College, Claremont's railroad station, and Foothill Boulevard. Also includes a photograph of Mexican workers bringing in driftwood.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 2, page 112

    • Architecture, Domestic; Bridges; Business enterprises; Children; Children's clothing; Citrus fruit industry; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); Commercial buildings; Dogs; Donkeys; Duvall, Oliver Harvey; Flood damage; Floods; Founding; Johnson,...
    • Photographs of early Claremont storefronts, a home, and a large flood. Also contains photographs of a citrus growers meeting. Includes a Claremont volunteer fire department group picture and a clipping on its history.

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