Collection of handbills regarding Niagara Falls from both Canada and the United States.

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  • Ferry at the Falls, Niagara Falls, U.S.A. 

    Unknown author (1851-05)
    Ferry at the Falls, Niagara Falls, U.S.A. with Geo. W. Sims at the ferry on the American shore, 31 cm. x 18 cm., May 1851.
  • Cave of the Winds, Goat Island, U.S.A. 

    Unknown author (n.d.)
    Cave of the Winds, Goat Island, U.S.A. This is touted as the only place on the globe where rainbows form an entire circle. Geo. W. Wright is listed as the lessee. 30 cm. x 14 cm. newsprint. There is a slight wearing away ...
  • Poem entitled To Niagara 

    Buckingham, J.S. (1838-08-12)
    Poem by J.S. Buckingham entitled To Niagara written at the first sight of the falls on August 12, 1838, 22 cm. x 12 cm. This is slightly stained, 1838.
  • New Feature at Niagara – Clark Hill Islands 

    Unknown author (n.d.)
    New Feature at Niagara – Clark Hill Islands (5 islands situated in the rapids of the Niagara River). These islands are currently known as Dufferin Islands, 22 ½ cm. x 15 ½ cm, n.d.
  • Burning Springs, Niagara Falls, Ontario 

    Unknown author (n.d.)
    Burning Springs, Niagara Falls, Ontario with P.S. Clark listed as proprietor, 19 ½ x 13 cm. There is some wear on the sides of the paper which does not affect text. There is also slight staining, n.d.
  • Guide to the Whirlpool Rapids Park, Niagara Falls, Ontario 

    Unknown author (n.d.)
    Guide to the Whirlpool Rapids Park, Niagara Falls, Ontario 18 cm. x 12 ½ cm. newsprint. There is a piece missing from upper left hand corner which does not affect text, n.d
  • Auction Sale Notice 

    Unknown author (1886-01-27)
    Auction Sale notice concerning a brick and stone carpenter shop; a frame wheel-house building and a stone machine shop building all located on Cascade Street in Niagara Falls, Ontario. The Superintendent of the ...
  • Cave of the Winds on the American Side Poster 

    Unknown author (1860)
    Cave of the Winds on the American Side. This poster contains a poem by Mary S. Pond called Cave of the Winds, 35 cm. x 19 cm. The guides are listed as F.H. Johnson and Son. There is a portion of the poster missing from ...

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