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Artist
Justine Wishek
Description
Walker House -- Originally built as a boom hotel in 1883, this became known as the Walker House after it was purchased by James Walker, "a much loved and esteemed man" and prominent resident of Pomona Valley.

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Artist
Justine Wishek
Description
Walker House -- Originally built as a boom hotel in 1883, this became known as the Walker House after it was purchased by James Walker, "a much loved and esteemed man" and prominent resident of Pomona Valley.
Item ID
28W
Collection
Paintings
Images
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Artist
Justine Wishek
Description
Roul House -- Mrs. Roul was a daughter of the Cullens; she and her family lived in this house which was built on the original Cullen homestead property.

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Artist
Justine Wishek
Description
Roul House -- Mrs. Roul was a daughter of the Cullens; she and her family lived in this house which was built on the original Cullen homestead property.
Item ID
32W
Collection
Paintings
Images
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Artist
Justine Wishek
Description
Mamma's House -- The Roul house served for a while as a post office, and because of this various changes were made, including the upstairs addition that was Mamma Roul's private retreat after the death of her husband.

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Artist
Justine Wishek
Description
Mamma's House -- The Roul house served for a while as a post office, and because of this various changes were made, including the upstairs addition that was Mamma Roul's private retreat after the death of her husband.
Item ID
33W
Collection
Paintings
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Artist
Edna Lenz
Description
Bender House -- This house, made of poured concrete, was the house of John Bender, a childhood friend of William Cullen; these two men came West together and filed homestead papers on land near the foothills.

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Artist
Edna Lenz
Description
Bender House -- This house, made of poured concrete, was the house of John Bender, a childhood friend of William Cullen; these two men came West together and filed homestead papers on land near the foothills.
Item ID
34L
Collection
Paintings
Images
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Artist
Justine Wishek
Description
Etiwanda House -- Built in the early 1880s, this was the home of George Chaffey, an engineer from Canada, who named it for a Canadian Indian Chief. Mr. Chaffey also named Ontario and the Imperial Valley, two of several California areas which prospered because of his introduction of successful irri…

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Artist
Justine Wishek
Description
Etiwanda House -- Built in the early 1880s, this was the home of George Chaffey, an engineer from Canada, who named it for a Canadian Indian Chief. Mr. Chaffey also named Ontario and the Imperial Valley, two of several California areas which prospered because of his introduction of successful irrigation devices, artesian wells, and the generation of electric power in conjunction with the delivery of water.
Item ID
38W
Collection
Paintings
Images
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Artist
Justine Wishek
Description
Jones House -- William Jones, who had owned a music store in Los Angeles, moved to Monrovia where he built this "showplace"; it contained two pipe organs, and several pianos. The property was willed to one of the Claremont Colleges by Mrs. Jones; the house has been torn down.

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Artist
Justine Wishek
Description
Jones House -- William Jones, who had owned a music store in Los Angeles, moved to Monrovia where he built this "showplace"; it contained two pipe organs, and several pianos. The property was willed to one of the Claremont Colleges by Mrs. Jones; the house has been torn down.
Item ID
47W
Collection
Paintings
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Artist
Edna Lenz
Description
Gutzon Borglum Home -- Built in 1896 by the famous Mt. Rushmore sculptor, this studio-cottage at 218 West Manzanita Street in Sierra Madre, was torn down in 1966.

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Artist
Edna Lenz
Description
Gutzon Borglum Home -- Built in 1896 by the famous Mt. Rushmore sculptor, this studio-cottage at 218 West Manzanita Street in Sierra Madre, was torn down in 1966.
Item ID
61L
Collection
Paintings
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William Millard house at 6th and Camino Real. House burned in 1970.

https://arcadiahistory.andornot.com/en/permalink/photographs273
Date
c.1910

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Date
c.1910
Subjects
Houses
Millard, William D
ID
271
Collection
Photographs
Images
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Artist
Justine Wishek
Description
Glendora's First House -- George D. Whitcomb, the founder of Glendora, named the City after the word "glen" meaning a narrow canyon and his wife's name "Leadora". He was a firm believer in clean living and had a no-liquor clause inserted in the title of each lot he sold.

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Artist
Justine Wishek
Description
Glendora's First House -- George D. Whitcomb, the founder of Glendora, named the City after the word "glen" meaning a narrow canyon and his wife's name "Leadora". He was a firm believer in clean living and had a no-liquor clause inserted in the title of each lot he sold.
Item ID
35W
Collection
Paintings
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Front view of a two-story house. House number is 947. Street unknown. Photograph by Terry Miller.

https://arcadiahistory.andornot.com/en/permalink/photographs2280
Date
2001

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Date
2001
Subjects
Houses
ID
2238A
Collection
Photographs
Images
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Back door view of a two-story house. House number is 947. Street unknown. Photograph by Terry Miller.

https://arcadiahistory.andornot.com/en/permalink/photographs2279
Date
2001

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Date
2001
Subjects
Houses
ID
2238
Collection
Photographs
Images
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La Puente. Dibble House

https://arcadiahistory.andornot.com/en/permalink/paintings27
Artist
Edna Lenz
Description
Dibble House -- Built in 1855, this two-storied structure is notable because it was made of bricks from a kiln on the rancho, and was one of the first Southern California dwellings to have been influenced by eastern U.S. architecture. Located in what is now La Puente, it was razed to make room for …

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Artist
Edna Lenz
Description
Dibble House -- Built in 1855, this two-storied structure is notable because it was made of bricks from a kiln on the rancho, and was one of the first Southern California dwellings to have been influenced by eastern U.S. architecture. Located in what is now La Puente, it was razed to make room for a housing tract.
Item ID
18L
Collection
Paintings
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Photo of two-story rough-cut stone or brick house with very large oak tree shown along left side of house. It is identified as first house built in upper rancho, owned by Dr. A. Surber.

https://arcadiahistory.andornot.com/en/permalink/photographs281
Date
c.1939

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Date
c.1939
Subjects
Houses
ID
279
Collection
Photographs
Images
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Arcadia welcomes the 49th Pasadena Showcase House of Design. The house will be a 1941 Monterey Colonial house designed by renowned architect Roland E. Coate. It will be renovated by Southern California's prominent interior and exterior designers and will open for public tours April 21-May 19, 2013. The showcase house is a fundraiser that supports bringing music and art programs to children.

https://arcadiahistory.andornot.com/en/permalink/newspaper33240
Newspaper
Arcadia Weekly
Date
November 15, 2012
Pages
p. 3, 19
Newspaper
Arcadia Weekly
Date
November 15, 2012
Pages
p. 3, 19
Subjects
Coate, Roland E.
Historic houses
Hofgaarden, Kathryn
Pasadena Showcase House for the Arts (PSHA)
Pasadena Showcase House of Design
Item ID
33437AN
Collection
Newspaper Index
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View toward stone, two-storied house. Large oak tree can be seen over top of house in front yard. There is a small black dog lying on decking of pool. House belonged to Dr. Alva Surber and was at 1014 Hampton Road.

https://arcadiahistory.andornot.com/en/permalink/photographs842
Date
c.1938

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Date
c.1938
Subjects
Houses
Surber, Alva
Hampton Road
ID
836
Collection
Photographs
Images
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Clara Baldwin Stocker standing in front of a house. A covered porch area on both sides of the house is built around a large tree. There is a sign above the window behind Clara which reads, "BALDWIN." Possibly Lucky Baldwin's house in Lake Tahoe.

https://arcadiahistory.andornot.com/en/permalink/photographs1589
Date
c.1914-1918

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Date
c.1914-1918
Subjects
Baldwin Stocker, Clara
ID
1573
Collection
Photographs
Images
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The Fall of the House of Baldwin. Part 4: The Pantophagist.

https://arcadiahistory.andornot.com/en/permalink/newspaper35374
Newspaper
Arcadia Weekly
Date
February 7, 2019
Pages
p. 1, 12
Newspaper
Arcadia Weekly
Date
February 7, 2019
Pages
p. 1, 12
Subjects
Baldwin, Anita M.
Cookbooks
Item ID
35564AN
Collection
Newspaper Index
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View of west end and front of house at 22 E. Foothill Blvd. House was apparently used as a residence and later, for a business. Foothill Blvd is clearly in view toward east.

https://arcadiahistory.andornot.com/en/permalink/photographs264
Date
Feb. 1978

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Date
Feb. 1978
Subjects
Houses
Business & industry
Foothill Blvd
ID
262
Collection
Photographs
Images
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Clapboard house shown at the very edge of excavation work for flood control channel being constructed. There are rabbit hutches in area behind house. Exact location in Arcadia not known.

https://arcadiahistory.andornot.com/en/permalink/photographs820
Date
April 19, 1940

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Date
April 19, 1940
Subjects
Flood control
ID
814
Collection
Photographs
Images
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