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Title Aerial view of Queenston Quarries
Creator  Queenston Quarries
Notes  Used in the book Our Romantic Niagara by Albert H. Tiplin. Quarry property and surrounding countryside as seen from the air: 1) old quarry works, 2) underground mines / source of Decew dolomite, 3) four brick-lined kilns used for burning limestone, 4) quarry grounds circa. 1837, 5) location of the "Settlement" of 14 workers houses and general store (1928-1938), 6)7)and 8) areas where building stone was processed until 1979, 9) Bruce Trail, 10) former Braas Bros. sand-pit / part of Barre Moraine, 11) St. Davids sand-pit, 12) eastern edge of Whirlpool - St. Davids buried gorge, 13) St. Davids settlement (one of the earliest in the area), 14) York Road, 15) Kings Highway No. 406, 16) Ontario Hydro Pump Storage Reservoir ; The library does not have permission to publish the image but it may be viewed in person at the Victoria Avenue Library ;
Date  1970.
Collection  Niagara Falls Heritage Foundation Collection
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Filing No.   Format       
D11777  Photograph     
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(Thumbnail) Bedded and glacial gravels at outlet of St. Davids (image/jpeg)
Title Bedded and glacial gravels at outlet of St. Davids
Creator  Tiplin, Albert H.
Notes  Used in the book Our Romantic Niagara by Albert H. Tiplin. Layers of compressed and hardened gravel such as the one's pictured here comprise the side of the present day Niagara River.
Collection  Niagara Falls Heritage Foundation Collection
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Filing No.   Format       
D11762  Photograph     
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(Thumbnail) Betty at the Counter of St. David's Chocolate Co. (image/jpeg)
Title Betty at the Counter of St. David's Chocolate Co.
Creator  Counsell, Gordon
Collection  Francis J. Petrie Collection
  General Photograph Collection
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Filing No.   Format       
D418105  Photograph     
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(Thumbnail) Breaking up erratic sandstone boulders (image/jpeg)
Title Breaking up erratic sandstone boulders
Creator  Seibel, George A.
Notes  This photo, taken at St. Davids Sandstone, illustrates the process of reducing large sandstone boulders to smaller, more usable rocks.
Date  September, 1987.
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Local History Collection
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Filing No.   Format       
D11824  Photograph     
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(Thumbnail) C. A. Simpson Shoemaker and Harness Repair Shop (image/jpeg)
Title C. A. Simpson Shoemaker and Harness Repair Shop
Description  B&W photograph
Collection  Francis J. Petrie Collection
  General Photograph Collection
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Filing No.   Format       
D418106  Photograph     
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(Thumbnail) Canning Factory - St. David's Ontario (image/jpeg)
Title Canning Factory - St. David's Ontario
Type  Still Image
Collection  Francis J. Petrie Collection
Notes  Also available as a black and white postcard, published by F H Leslie Limited, Niagara Falls ; Printed in Leipzig, Saxony ;
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Filing No.   Format       
D418108  Photograph     
D418108A  Black and white postcard     
D418108B  Black and white postcard     
D418108C  Black and white postcard     
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(Thumbnail) Concrete flume at Whirlpool St Davids Buried Gorge (image/jpeg)
Title Concrete flume at Whirlpool St Davids Buried Gorge
Creator  Tiplin, Albert H.
Notes  Used in the book Our Romantic Niagara by Albert H. Tiplin. This flume was built in order to irrigate the buried gorge. Since the gorge is filled with glacial debris, it would not be able to hold water naturally - by building a concrete sluice, the cache is reinforced and the reservoir remains full.
Date  1938.
Collection  Niagara Falls Heritage Foundation Collection
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Filing No.   Format       
D11660  Photograph     
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(Thumbnail) Condemed Niagara Fruitman Magazine Building in St. Davids (image/jpeg)
Title Condemed Niagara Fruitman Magazine Building in St. Davids
Collection  Francis J. Petrie Collection
  General Photograph Collection
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Filing No.   Format       
D418001  Photograph     
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(Thumbnail) Crusher plant of Queenston Quarries St David's Ontario (image/jpeg)
Title Crusher plant of Queenston Quarries St David's Ontario
Type  Still Image
Collection  Francis J. Petrie Collection
  Postcard Collection
Description  The crushing plant is located on a hill side ; trees surround it ;
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Filing No.   Format       
D423156  Black and white postcard     
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(Thumbnail) Dedication Ceremony for Indian Ossuary 1934 by Lundy's Lane Historical Society (image/jpeg)
Title Dedication Ceremony for Indian Ossuary 1934 by Lundy's Lane Historical Society
Collection  Francis J. Petrie Collection
Date  October, 1934.
Collection  General Photograph Collection
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Filing No.   Format       
D416132  Photograph     
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