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    • Wheeler scrapbook 3, page 373

    • Blueprints; Claremont (Calif.)-Maps; Hotels; Land grants; Land grants-California; Land tenure; Maps; Pomona College (Claremont, Calif.); Real property; Real property-California; Reservoirs; Street names; Water utilities
    • Page contains a blueprint map and its duplicate. Maps contain information on properties owned by M. L. Stahl, Pomona College, and the Claremont Inn Corporation.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 2, page 210

    • Architecture, Domestic; Business enterprises; Dogs; Donkeys; Dwellings; Horse-drawn vehicles; Hotels; Landscape and garden; Letters; Men's clothing; Mountains; Older couples; Photographs; Pomona College (Claremont, Calif.); Portraits, Group;...
    • A collection of homes, a photograph of the Smiths and of Ramon Ybarra, and a letter on the transferral of Ye Claremont Inn to Pomona College.
    • 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 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 8

    • Baldwin, Cyrus Grandison; College yearbooks; Brackett, Frank Parkhurst, b. 1865; Caricatures and cartoons; Citrus fruit industry; Scrapbook journaling; Portraits; Photographs; Dedications; Pomona College (Claremont, Calif.)-Alumni and alumnae;...
    • The page, titled "The Speculum" and dated 1895, contains photographs of Pomona College faculty and administration, clippings from college yearbook, including dedications to faculty.
    • 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 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 3, page 348

    • Agriculture; Alfalfa; Cauliflower; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); Citrus; Citrus fruit industry; Fig industry; Fruit growers; Grapes; Land settlement; Obituaries; Olives; Orange growers; Orange industry; Oranges; Palms; Prune industry;...
    • Three newspaper clippings tell stories of early settlers and fruit-growers in the Pomona Valley.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 2, page 128

    • Automobiles-Societies, etc.; Blaisdell, James Arnold, 1867-1957; Boy Scouts; Claremont Colleges; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); College presidents; Engineers; Foothill Boulevard (Claremont, Calif.); Glee clubs; Griswold, George C.; Landscape...
    • Articles cover the opening of the recently-completed Foothill Boulevard and the multi-city celebration in its honor. Relates various details about the physical design of the road itself. Emphasizes Frank Wheeler's historical connection to the...
    • Wheeler scrapbook 2, page 206

    • Architecture, Domestic; Dwellings; Girls; Landscape and garden; Older couples; Photographs; Portraits, Group; Scrapbook journaling; Women; Women's clothing
    • Photographs of homes in Claremont. Many include residents in picture. One home is noted as "now P. C."
    • 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 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 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 3, page 367

    • Alleys; Claremont (Calif.)-Maps; Engineers; 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
    • Collection of maps display parts of Claremont and its property additions by various individuals. Acreage and street names are also noted.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 2, page 205

    • Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railroad Company; Business enterprises; Cactus; Citrus fruit industry; Clifton, Samuel B; College buildings; Commercial buildings; Fire insurance; Forest rangers; Gardeners; Gymnasiums; Horse-drawn vehicles; Horses;...
    • Collection of photographs depict the workers and buildings involved in the Claremont citrus fruit industry. Includes pictures of various Claremont businesses and buildings including Frank Wheeler's real estate and insurance office. Also contains a...
    • 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 2, page 329a

    • Alcoholism; Carson, Walter Scott; Chinatown (Los Angeles, Calif.); Commercial buildings; Hotels; Irrigation; Jails; Landscape and garden; Mountains; Photographs; Scrapbook journaling; Sheep; Southern Pacific Railroad Company; Springs; Steam;...
    • Collection of photographs relate to early Pomona, its water company, a hotel, and various buildings.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 2, page 300a

    • Automobiles; Bicycles; Boys; Children; Forest rangers; Girls; Horse-drawn vehicles; Horses; Irrigation; Lakes; Men's clothing; Photographs; Portraits, Group; Snow; Trees; Trolley cars; Women
    • Contains images from the mountains with various people who either pose or are in the middle of activities.
    • Wheeler scrapbook 2, page 124

    • Automobiles; Bonds; Book clubs (Discussion groups); Business enterprises; City council members; City halls; Clerks; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); College teachers; Cree, Ira J.; Farmhouses; Frontier and pioneer life; Fuelbreaks; Gale,...
    • Three newspaper articles highlight the early history of Claremont and Palmer Canyon. Four photographs focus on Warren Gale and his goat farm. The goats were utilized in government clearing of firebreaks, now called fuelbreaks.
    • 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...

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