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(Thumbnail) At Queenston Heights Canada (image/jpeg)
Title At Queenston Heights Canada
Alternate Title  Ruins of William Lyon Mackenzie's Printing House at Queenston
Type  Still Image
Collection  Francis J. Petrie Collection
  Postcard Collection
Description  Site of an earthwork fortification used during the War of 1812 ; site on a grassy knoll is marked by the words "Fort Drummond" laid out in what appears to be bricks ; many mature trees surround the site of the fortification ;
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Filing No.   Format       
D423281  Black and white postcard     
D423281A  Black and white postcard     
D423281B  Sepia tone postcard     
D423281C  Sepia tone postcard     
D423281D  Sepia tone postcard     
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(Thumbnail) British Fort (image/jpeg)
Title British Fort
Collection  Francis J. Petrie Collection
  General Photograph Collection
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D415016  Black and white photograph     
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(Thumbnail) Official guide to Niagara - the Old Stone Chimney built 1750 (image/jpeg)
Title Official guide to Niagara - the Old Stone Chimney built 1750
Description  Black & white scan from book ;
Notes  Scan from the book Official Guide Niagara Falls, River. Electric, Historic, Geologic, Hydraulic by Peter A. Porter with illustrations by Charles D Arnold published 1901 ; "...stands an old stone chimney, the oldest bit of perfect masonry on the frontier, if not in all of Western New York. It was attached to the barracks which the French built for Fort Little Niagara, and was also attached to the mess house which the English built in connection with Fort Schlosser" ;
Date  1901.
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Local History Collection
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D11913  Scan from book     
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4.
(Thumbnail) Raid on Fort Schlosser Plaque (image/jpeg)
Title Raid on Fort Schlosser Plaque
Collection  Francis J. Petrie Collection
  General Photograph Collection
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Filing No.   Format       
D417251  Photograph     
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(Thumbnail) The Red Brick building on the old court house - Jail Complex, Niagara-On-The-Lake ( 1817 - 1866 ) (image/jpeg)
Title The Red Brick building on the old court house - Jail Complex, Niagara-On-The-Lake ( 1817 - 1866 )
Collection  Francis J. Petrie Collection
Date  June, 1976.
Collection  General Photograph Collection
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D415516  Photograph     
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(Thumbnail) The site of Fort Drummond at Queenston Heights Park (image/jpeg)
Title The site of Fort Drummond at Queenston Heights Park
Creator  Gonder
Collection  Francis J. Petrie Collection
Date  ca 1915
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Filing No.   Format       
D417766  Photograph     
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