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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 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 1, page 23

    • Brackett, Frank Parkhurst, b. 1865; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); College buildings; Pomona College (Claremont, Calif.); Pomona College (Claremont, Calif.). Frank P. Brackett Observatory; Extreme weather (Claremont, Calif.)
    • Highlights from the life of Professor Brackett in Claremont and his career at Pomona College.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 3, page 355

    • Agricultural pests; Agricultural workers; Agriculture; Arizona; Automobiles; Citrus; Citrus fruit industry; Coolidge Dam (Ariz. : Dam); Grapefruit industry; Mediterranean fruit-fly; Newspapers; Orange growers; Orange industry; Oranges; Texas;...
    • Article from The California Citrograph excerpts a travel article written by Stuart Wheeler, son of Frank Wheeler and a California citrus grower. Article stems from a talk given by Stuart Wheeler to the Claremont Pomological Club about his...
    • Wheeler scrapbook 2, page 318

    • Advertising, Newspaper; American Tree Association; Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railroad Company; Beet sugar industry; California; Church services; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); Daughters of the American Revolution; Franciscans; Frontier...
    • Various articles relate a wedding in the Palomares and Soto family, the historical significance of a Pomona live oak tree, and a notable railroad accident in San Dimas.
    • 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 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 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 301

    • Adams, Frank E.; Artesian wells; Bartlett, William Henry; Bowler, William Wilson; Camp, John Bradford; Citrus fruit industry; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); Crawford, Henry M.; Currier, Alvan Tyler; Elliot, Joseph; Engineers; Fruit growers;...
    • A meticulous article on wells in Southern California, the clipping lists owners, placement, and amount of water produced from specific wells in various neighboring cities in the general Pomona Valley area. Article lists several notable citrus...
    • Wheeler scrapbook 2, page 315

    • Allied and Associated Powers (1914-1920); American Legion of California; American Relief Administration; Armistice Day; Below, Otto von, 1857-1944; Brackett, Frank Parkhurst, b. 1865; Byng, Julian Hedworth George Byng, Viscount, 1862-1935; Diaz,...
    • Two articles on World War One. The first article presents portraits of major military leaders as well as detailed descriptions of battles and the context surrounding the war. The second article is a speech by Frank Parkhurst Brackett on the topics...
    • Wheeler scrapbook 3, page 343

    • Adcock, Roger J.; Alles, Fred Lind; Anniversaries; Blaisdell, James Arnold, 1867-1957; Busts; Carr, Harry, 1877-1936; Castillo de Bonzo, Consuelo; Chen, Eugene; Claremont Colleges; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); Coronary heart disease;...
    • Collection of articles report on the life and death of Harry Carr of the Los Angeles Times. Page also includes a group picture of the Los Angeles Times staff which includes Harry Carr and notable journalists. Page contains two photographs and a...
    • 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 1, page 37

    • Fleming, Margaret, 1853-1932; Fleming, Peter; Death notices; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); Obituaries; College yearbooks; Drawing; Cemeteries; Monuments; Scrapbook journaling; Photographs
    • News clippings and photographs related to a Pomona landmark and a city pioneer.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 3, page 370

    • Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company; Business enterprises; California State Prison at San Quentin; Church buildings; Claremont (Calif.)-Maps; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); College buildings; Hotels; Land grants; Land...
    • Page contains maps and a newspaper article on real estate additions to Claremont. Maps contain information on the land for purchase. News article gives more information on one of the advertised areas.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 3, page 359

    • Citrus fruit industry; Editorials; Orange growers; Orange industry; Oranges; Political cartoons; Railroad companies; Railroads; Satire; Tax assessment; Taxation; Valuation; Water; Wheeler, Frank
    • Newspaper clippings claim systemic unfairness in the tax assessment of ranch properties in Southern California.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 2, page 328, verso

    • Claremont Colleges; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); Foothill Boulevard (Claremont, Calif.); Historians; Journalists; Pomona College (Claremont, Calif.); Pomona College (Claremont, Calif.). Library; Real estate developers; Scrapbook journaling;...
    • Obituary for Frank Wheeler lauds his contributions to Southern California and his activities as a traveler. Also mentions his work as a journalist and historian.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 2, page 218

    • Advertising; American Institute of Electrical Engineers; Baldwin, Cyrus Grandison; Bard, Thomas Robert, 1841-1915; Capital stock; Corporate treasurers; Dole, James Albert; Electric insulators and insulation-Oils; Electric transformers; Electrical...
    • A series of letters, pamphlets, and photographs on the Westinghouse Company's power plant in Pomona. Notes its importance and advancements in electrical engineering, particularly insulation of transformers and long distance transmission of power.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 2, page 308

    • Agriculture; American Home Missionary Society; Ancient Arabic Order of the Nobles of the Mystic Shrine for North America; Appendicitis; Artesian wells; Banks and banking; Beet sugar industry; Brackett, Frank Parkhurst, b. 1865; California State...
    • Newspaper clippings recount various topics including, but not limited to, deaths, suicides, marriages, reports on the Congregational Church, and then current population counts of Pomona.
    • 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....

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