• Niagara Periodical Collection, 1828-2004

      Cameron, Chantal (2019-03-29)
      The collection consists of periodical articles related to the Niagara Region. Articles are sorted by subject into nine broad categories: History; Industry, Business and Public Services; People; Places; Science, Geography and Environment; Transportation; Religion and Churches; Legends and Folklore; and Crime. Within these categories, topics covered include early settlers and settlements; the War of 1812; Fenians; the Caroline Affair; Forts; local businesses; hydro-electric power; the wine industry; postal service; police service; Isaac Brock; Indigenous People; Black People; stunters and daredevils; Dain City; Fort Erie; Crystal Beach; Grimsby; Jordan; Merritton; Niagara Falls (Ontario); Niagara Falls (N.Y.); Niagara-on-the-Lake; Queenston; St. Catharines; Welland; Welland Canal; waterways; railways; highways and the Niagara River parkway. Within each category, articles are sorted alphabetically by author’s surname. Articles with no author have been filed by title.