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    • 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 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 2, page 321

    • Businessmen-Taxation; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); Debts, Public; Geological Survey (U.S.); Tax evasion; Politicians; Pomona College (Claremont, Calif.); Pomona College (Claremont, Calif.). Holmes Hall; Ranchers; Real property and taxation;...
    • Collection of articles describes Los Angeles County's real estate value increase and provides comparative values from other counties in the state of California. First article, however, reports property tax evasion by large businessmen and...
    • Wheeler scrapbook 1, page 50

    • Culture; Women's rights; Tea; Vassar College; Scrapbook journaling; Education-Japan; Scripps College; International relations
    • Two newspaper articles concerning the Consul-General for Japan in Los Angeles, Tomokazu Hori. Hori's wife attended Pomona College from 1919-1921.
    • 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 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 3, page 419, verso

    • Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railroad Company; Business enterprises; Citrus; Irrigation; Land tenure; Maps; Mountains; Pacific Electric Railway Company; Packing-houses; Parks; Railroad stations; Rivers; Schools; Southern Pacific Railroad Company;...
    • Reverse side of page 419 contains two maps of Fontana. First map shows Fontana's placement in Southern California. Second map shows properties in Fontana to be used for industry. Also on page are two torn fragments. One item is a blueprint fragment...
    • 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 1, page 13

    • Baldwin, Cyrus Grandison; Bent, Henry Kirke White; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); College students; College teachers; College yearbooks; Dedications; Glee clubs; Norton, Edwin Clarence; Pomona College (Claremont, Calif.). Sumner Hall;...
    • Clippings related to Pomona College, mostly from The Metate, and a document on the early history of the college.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 2, page 133

    • Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railroad Company; Bicycles; Business enterprises; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); Commercial buildings; Foothill Boulevard (Claremont, Calif.); Johnson, Cassius C.; Johnson, James Dixon; Letters to the editor;...
    • Collection of photographs of various storefronts in Claremont. Also contains articles on and pictures of two shovels used in the construction of the Santa Fe railroad through Claremont. Lastly, includes a photograph and obituary of Emmons E....
    • Wheeler scrapbook 1, page 2

    • Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); Photographs; Portraits; Obituaries; Scrapbook journaling; College presidents-Inauguration; Speeches, addresses, etc.; Baldwin, Cyrus Grandison; Bent, Henry Kirke White; Marriage announcements
    • The page contains a magazine clipping and several newspaper clippings covering the life and death of Cyrus G. Baldwin. A portrait of Baldwin is included, as is a portrait of Henry Kirke White Bent.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 2, page 334

    • Auditors; Anderson, Robert M.; Angellotti, Frank M.; Banks and banking; Beatty, William H.; California. Dept. of General Services; California. District Attorney (Los Angeles County); California. Legislature. Assembly; California. Office of State...
    • Collection of short articles describe 1902 California electoral results, accusations against banks, and a critique of James N. Gillett and his collusion with the Southern Pacific Railroad Company.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 3, page 340, Pomona realty board holds successful banquet

    • Alvarado, Juan Bautista, 1809-1882; Bible. O.T.; Camp, John Bradford; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); Founding; Frontier and pioneer life; Fryer, James M.; Garthside, Joseph Relton; Land grants-California; Native Americans; Palomares, Ignacio;...
    • Clipping transcribes Frank Wheeler's speech given at the Pomona realty banquet. His speech details the history of the Pomona Valley from early Spanish and Mexican ranchers to when he began his work in real estate.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 3, page 418

    • Advertising; City maps; Investments; Land grants; Land grants-California; Land tenure; Maps; Pacific Electric Railway Company; Parks; Ranches; Real property; Real property-California; San Diego Securities Company; Scrapbook journaling; Southern...
    • Page contains maps from various areas in Southern California. One map is published by the San Diego Securities Company and shows properties.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 3, page 341, corrected map

    • Land grants-California; Maps; Real property-California; Scrapbook journaling
    • Map of La Verne and Lordsburg shows numbered tracts of land by street. Written on map are the names Keiser, Yorba, and Vejar. These names may denote historic land ownership as each represents pioneer ranchers in Southern California. Top right hand...
    • Wheeler scrapbook 2, page 307

    • Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company; Baker, Vincent W.; Bear attacks; Camp, John Bradford; Camping-California; Citrus fruit industry; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); Cremation; Donkeys; Freemasons; Fruit growers; Fumigation;...
    • A collection of newspaper clippings which relate to the area called Brown's flats and John Bradford Camp, its owner.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 2, page 125

    • Census; Citrus fruit industry; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); Fire stations; Municipal bonds; Municipal incorporation; Pamphlets; Pomona College (Claremont, Calif.); Public officers; Ranchers; Roads Design and construction; School buildings;...
    • Titled "Private opinions publicly expressed at election time," articles present an array of viewpoints concerning Claremont's upcoming bond election and possible incorporation as a city.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 2, page 329b

    • African Americans; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); Dorsey, Hilliard P.; Dorsey, Kewen Hilliard; Drew, Thomas Stevenson; Freemasons; Hellman, Herman W.; Hellman, Irving H.; Hellman, Marco; Founding; Freemasons; Frontier and pioneer life;...
    • Two articles give information on citizens of early Southern California. Includes an obituary of Kewen Hilliard Dorsey and a group photograph of the Rubottom home with family and visitors.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 2, page 101

    • Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); Founding; Frontier and pioneer life; Garner, Herman H.; Gold; Horse-drawn vehicles; Land settlement; Landscape and garden; Letters; Martin, William T.; Mexicans; Mormons; Parties; Photographs; Portraits, Group;...
    • Captioned "Early history of Claremont by H. A. Palmer," page includes a collection of articles and short pieces on the history of El Alisal and Claremont's development.

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