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    • 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 2, page 317

    • Actions and defenses; Aqueducts; Artesian wells; Auditors; Auditor's reports; Bonds; Boulder Canyon Project (U.S.); Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); Currier, Alvan Tyler; Dams; Dikes (Geology); Droughts; Engineers; Financial statements;...
    • Newspaper article and balance sheet detail the activities of the Pomona Valley Protective Association and its work in irrigation and water conservation in Pomona and Southern California.
    • 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 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 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 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 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 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 1, page 11a

    • Marston, George White, 1850-1946; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); College bulletin; Letters; Portraits
    • A special issue of the Pomona College Bulletin in honor of George White Marston, on the occasion of his twenty-fifth anniversary as president of the college's Board of Trustees, and a congratulatory letter from Almon T. Richardson.
    • 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 105, verso

    • Business enterprises; Citrus fruit industry; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); Obituaries; Palmer, Frank L.; Water conservation
    • The reverse side of page 105 includes an obituary and article on Frank L. Palmer and his contribution to Pomona's citrus industry and water conservation.
    • 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 2, page 302

    • Adams, John S.; Advertising, Newspaper; Artesian wells; Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railroad Company; Bartlett, William Henry; Basins (Geology); Camp, John Bradford; Christian Churches (Disciples of Christ); Citrus fruit industry; Clippings...
    • A collection of articles which focus on water use and reuse in the Pomona Valley area. Most articles focus on water well use in particular cities, specifically usage by water companies, ranchers, and citrus growers. Last article relates a...
    • 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 2, page 328

    • Adams Express Company; Alvarado, Juan Bautista, 1809-1882; Ancient Arabic Order of the Nobles of the Mystic Shrine for North America; Apprenticeship programs; Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railroad Company; Bible. O.T.; Bixby, Llewellyn; Bridges;...
    • Page contains articles relating to Frank Wheeler's activities and historical speeches. Also includes his obituaries. Last clipping shows image of Ontario's first, mule-driven street car.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 1, page 1

    • Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); Obituaries; Photographs; Portraits; Sumner, Charles Burt; Signatures (Writing)
    • Captioned, "The Father of Pomona College", the page contains a magazine clipping and several newspaper clippings covering the life and death of Charles Burt Sumner. Portrait of Sumner inscribed "Sincerely yours, C.B. Sumner".
    • Wheeler scrapbook 1, page 17

    • Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); College buildings; Deans (Education); Landscape and garden; Mount Baldy (Calif.); Norton, Edwin Clarence; Photographs; Receipts (Acknowledgments); Pomona College (Claremont, Calif.). Sumner Hall; Pomona College...
    • Page contains pictures of campus buildings, homes in Claremont, and visit from Theodore Roosevelt. A personal account by Edwin Clarence Norton is included, along with a record of his property taxes.
    • 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 3, page 374

    • Carson, Walter Scott; Clapp, Stacy W.; Claremont (Calif.)-Maps; Crookshank, David C.; Dentists; Facsimiles; Fruit growers; Irrigation; Land grants; Land grants-California; Land tenure; Maps; Marshals; Palmer, Carolyne H.; Palmer, Edwin T.; Palmer,...
    • Map tracings show properties of Claremont residents with acreage. Two maps contain properties of Pomona Valley residents who were integral to the citrus industry and the area's development.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 3, page 382

    • Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railroad Company; Banks and banking; Boards of trade; Facsimiles; Flood control; Foothill Boulevard (Claremont, Calif.); Land grants; Land grants-California; Land tenure; Landscape photography; Lemon trade; Los...
    • Page contains various maps and an easement (or servitude) associated with the College Heights Tract, a tract of land on the border of Claremont.

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