The Archives & Special Collections house some of the more unique, rare and valuable collections in the Brock University Library with particular attention to resources highlighting the Niagara area, autism, United Empire Loyalists, and Freemasonry.

Sub-communities within this community

Recent Submissions

  • Photo Album St. Catharines, 1938 

    Lightbown, R. Bruce (1938)
    An album of photographs that includes St. Catharines Collegiate, McKinnon Industries Ltd., the English Electric Co. of Canada Ltd., the Electric Rly. Co., the Court House, the Public Library, the Town Hall, Montebello Park, ...
  • Major John Richardson Collection, 1821-2013, n.d. 

    Cameron, Chantal (2017-07-25)
    The collection contains books and photocopied writings by Major John Richardson, as well as material about him and his writing. The books include various editions of novels by Richardson, including Wacousta, The Canadian ...
  • Cataract House 

    Unknown author (n.d.)
    The card reads "Cataract House, from Goat Island, Winter".
  • The Burning Spring - 307 

    Barker, Geo. (n.d.)
    The card reads "307 - Niagara - The Burning Spring".
  • The Monteagle House 

    Unknown author (n.d.)
    The reverse of the card reads "The Monteagle House, Suspension Bridge, Niagara Falls".
  • Man at Base of Niagara Falls 

    Unknown author (n.d.)
    The image shows a man standing at the base of Niagara Falls.
  • Table Rock in 1862 

    Barker, Geo. (1862)
    The card reads "Table Rock in 1862 - Niagara. On Line of Canada Southern R.R."
  • Below Table Rock, in Winter 

    Unknown author (n.d.)
    The card reads "Below Table Rock, in Winter, Niagara".
  • Table Rock in Winter 

    Barker, Geo. (n.d.)
    The photograph is from below Table Rock. There is ice and snow covering the rock and surrounding area.
  • Terrapin Tower, Niagara Falls 

    Unknown author (n.d.)
    The card reads "638 Terrapin Tower, Niagara Falls". The image shows a small group of people at the base of the tower.
  • Terrapin Tower 

    Barnum Photoghaper (n.d.)
    The image shows the wooden bridge and Terrapin Tower.
  • Terrapin Tower From Goat Island No. 7769, '70 

    E. & H.T. Anthony & Co. (n.d.)
    The card reads "The Majesty and Beauty of Niagara. No. 7769, '70. Terrapin Tower from Goat Island" There are people standing around the top of the tower.
  • New Suspension Bridge & Elevator Tower 

    Barker, Geo. (n.d.)
    The card reads "847 - New Suspension Bridge - Niagara - 1268 feet long". The image shows the "Elevator Tower" and a large group of people walking through the base of the tower.
  • New Suspension Bridge & Tower 

    Unknown author (n.d.)
    The card reads "New Suspension Bridge, Niagara Falls".
  • New Suspension Bridge, 1268 feet long 

    Unknown author (n.d.)
    The card reads "New Suspension Bridge, 1268 feet long"
  • General View of the Falls, Looking under Suspension Bridge 

    E. & H.T. Anthony & Co. (n.d.)
    The reverse of card reads "The Majesty and Beauty of Niagara. No. 7844, '5. General View of the Falls, Looking under Suspension Bridge."
  • The New Suspension Bridge 

    Curtis, George E. (n.d.)
    The card reads "308 - The New Suspension Bridge". There is a man standing on the bridge.
  • The New Suspension Bridge and Falls 

    Curtis, George E. (n.d.)
    The card reads "322 - The new suspension Bridge and Falls". The image shows a man in the foreground and the suspension bridge in the background.
  • Bridge to Three Sister Islands 

    Woodward, C.W. (n.d.)
    The card reads "435 Bridge to Three Sister Islands". The card was produced by C.W. Woodward, Rochester, N.Y.
  • Bridge to Third Sister Island 

    Chas. Bierstadt Photographer (n.d.)
    The card reads "637 Bridge to Third Sister Island". There is also a female standing at one end of the bridge.

View more