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Abstract Arthur Macdonald Dole graduated from Pomona College in 1896. Throughout his life he was invested in the college as well as numerous other community organizations. This collection includes his family, civic, and business papers. There is correspondence relating to the history of Pomona College, a Civil War era diary by William B. Dole, and artwork by Arthur's wife, Fanny. There are also records and correspondence relating to the financial interests of the Dole family, including a furniture...
Abstract: The Haskett Collection contains family papers, correspondence, photographs, postcards, scrapbooks, slides, blueprints, and ephemera. Varying widely in their subjects and unified by their passing to Jon Haskett. These documents pertain to the past three generations of the Haskett and Baker families. The families both arrived in California in the late 19th century and were united by the marriage of Clara Beymer Baker to William Blair Haskett, both of Pasadena, California. The materials in the...
Overview Correspondence, diaries, photographs, account books and journals, land and tax records, manuscripts, scrapbooks, notes, transcripts, reports, newspapers, clippings, promotional materials, and ephemera, relating to the family, life, career, and intellectual pursuits of Orange County, California, avocado rancher and historian William McPherson (1885-1964). Family papers document the McPhersons' settlement in Orange County in the 1870s, and their involvement in local agriculture, first in the...
Dates: 1664/65-1970.; Majority of material found within 1884 - 1945
Overview The Claremont Colleges Special Collections Autograph and Manuscript Collection collection was formed by Special Collections of the Claremont Colleges Library to house its various singular manuscript materials created by authors, politicians, and scientists, and other notable figures. The collection includes handwritten letters, typescripts, certificates, photographs, and ephemera. The materials within this collection range widely in creation date and subject, from an illuminated manuscript...
Dates: 1501-1993 and undated; Majority of material found within 1811-1972
- Subject: United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 X
- Barker, George 1
- Bierstadt, Charles 1
- Brady, Mathew B. 1
- Briquet, Abel 1
- Calavo Growers of California 1
- California Avocado Society 1
- Carnegie, Andrew 1
- Carr, Harry 1
- Cobb, Irvin S. (Irvin Shrewsbury) 1
- Crane, Lydia 1
- Dole, Arthur M. 1
- Fiske, George 1
- Haskett family 1
- Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964 1
- McPherson Brothers 1
- McPherson family 1
- McPherson, Stephen 1
- McPherson, William 1
- Meadows, Don 1
- Myers, John 1
- Nash, Jonathan, Captain 1
- Prendergast, Jeffry Joseph 1
- Upton, B. F. (Benjamin Franklin) 1
- Watkins, Carleton 1
- Wilcox, Alfred Henry 1 ∧ less