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    • 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 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 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 312-1

    • American review of reviews; California; California Fruit Growers Exchange; Citrus fruit industry; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); Doheny, Edward L. (Edward Laurence), 1856-1935; Drury College (Springfield, Mo.); Founding; Harwood, Charles E.;...
    • Newspaper clippings contain a history and photographs of Charles E. Hartwood, the 102 year old president of the Upland Lemon Growers' Association.
    • 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 2, page 305

    • Architecture, Domestic; Architecture-Mutilation, defacement, etc.; Dwellings; Business enterprises; Boundary disputes; Camping; Canyons; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); Commercial buildings; Dirt roads; Electric industries; Electric...
    • Focused on the San Antonio Canyon, page contains images of homes, a toll booth, electric utilities, and water utilities. Also contains a history of Camp Baldy through photographs and a newspaper clipping.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 1, page 9

    • Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); College teachers; College students; Dedications; Norton, Edwin Clarence; Photographs; Portraits; Portraits, Group; Scrapbook journaling; College yearbooks; College athletes; Letters to the editor; Glee clubs;...
    • Dated 1897, the page contains photographs of Pomona College faculty and organizations and clippings from the college yearbook. A newspaper clipping and a poem address an unexpected snowfall.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 3, page 427, verso, San Fernando Mission land co[mpany] lands map

    • Dams; Land grants; Land grants-California; Maps; Real property; Real property-California; Reservoirs; San Fernando Mission Land Company; San Fernando, Rey de España (Mission : San Fernando, Calif.); Street names
    • Reverse of page 427 contains a map of property owned by the San Fernando Mission Land Company. Map marks which properties have already been sold. Map shows tracts, a Los Angeles city reservoir site, a reserve, and the San Fernando Mission. Land...
    • Wheeler scrapbook 3, page 364

    • Claremont (Calif.)-Maps; Land grants; Land grants-California; Land tenure; Maps; Public schools; Real property; Real property-California; Scrapbook journaling; Street names
    • Page shows various maps of Claremont with land properties marked. Most maps mark acreage and list land owners.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 3, page 421

    • Canyons; Corona Pressed Brick and Terra Cotta Company; Land grants; Land grants-California; Land subdivision; Land tenure; Maps; Packing-houses; Piers; Real property; Real property-California; Reservoirs; Scrapbook journaling; Southern Pacific...
    • Page contains three maps. First two maps show Mexican land grants and real estate properties in Riverside County. Last map shows properties in Laguna Cliffs in Orange County.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 3, page 386, Tract no. 350 map

    • Land grants; Land grants-California; Land tenure; Maps; Notaries; Real property; Real property-California; Scrapbook journaling; Signatures; Street names; Surveyors
    • Map contains the properties of V. O. English and H. A. Kufus. Both have signed the map as well as John C. Hutchison, a Los Angeles County notary public. Map describes property and includes acreage. Land is partially bound by Covina Avenue and...
    • Wheeler scrapbook 3, page 337

    • Aqueducts; Beecher, Henry Ward, 1813-1887; Bible. N.T. James; Boards of trade; Chandler, Harry, 1864-1944; Clergy; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); Congregational churches; Dams; Engineers; Flood control; Flood damage; Flood damage prevention;...
    • Two articles describe construction plans for water conservation and flood control in the Pomona and San Gabriel Valley.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 3, page 363

    • Claremont (Calif.)-Maps; Johnson, Cassius C.; Land grants; Land grants-California; Land tenure; Maps; Public schools; Railroads; Real property; Real property-California; Scrapbook journaling; Seaver, Carlton; Street names
    • Page contains maps of Claremont with properties. Some contain names of owners, acreage, city boundary lines. Some maps also label land developments within Claremont.
    • 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 3, page 393

    • Claremont (Calif.)-Maps; Cooperative societies; Farms; Irrigation; Land grants; Land grants-California; Land tenure; Maps; Mountains; Ranches; Real property; Real property-California; Rivers; Scrapbook journaling; Seaver, Carlton; Southern Pacific...
    • Page contains a map of Claremont with names of land tracts as well as a map of Pomona Valley's irrigation and pumping plants.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 3, page 396

    • Forest reserves; Johnson, Cassius C.; Land grants; Land grants-California; Land tenure; Maps; Palmer, Edwin T.; Railroad stations; Real property; Real property-California; School districts; Scrapbook journaling; Seaver, Carlton; Southern Pacific...
    • Page contains maps of areas in the Pomona Valley. Maps mostly contain names of land tracts that comprise the cities of Pomona, San Dimas, Lordsburg, La Verne, and Claremont.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 3, page 397

    • Land grants; Land grants-California; Land tenure; Maps; Real property; Real property-California; School districts; Scrapbook journaling; Southern Pacific Railroad Company; Palmer, Edwin T.; Street names; Wheeler, Frank
    • Maps on page display land tracts that make up Lordsburg and La Verne.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 3, page 400, San Antonio Heights blueprint map

    • Land grants; Land grants-California; Maps; Notaries; Ontario Land and Improvement Company; Real property; Real property-California; Scrapbook journaling; Street names
    • Blueprint map shows numbered properties in San Antonio Heights. Map contains added notes in red. Map signed by N. P. Graft, a notary public and also contains a declaration by the Ontario Land and Improvement Company with the date of July 1890.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 3, page 401, loose material, Monrovia map

    • City maps; Engineers; Land grants; Land grants-California; Land tenure; Maps; Public schools; Real property; Real property-California; Sanatoriums; Scrapbook journaling; Street names
    • Map of Monrovia shows tracts of land that make up the city as well as street names, the city park, the Pottenger Sanatorium, and names of local schools. Schools include: Wild Rose Avenue School, Monrovia High School, and Orange Avenue School. Map...
    • Wheeler scrapbook 3, page 368

    • Carnegie libraries; Citrus; Claremont (Calif.)-Maps; College buildings; Fruit growers; Judges; Land grants; Land grants-California; Land tenure; Maps; Real property; Real property-California; Street names
    • Maps on page show Claremont and North Claremont properties. Map of North Claremont gives information on land tracts with citrus groves.

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