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Images database - Browsing Subjects - 'Stunts and Stunters' (556 found) Mark 
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(Thumbnail) Advertisement of Stunt to be Performed by Farini - 1860 (image/jpeg)
Title Advertisement of Stunt to be Performed by Farini - 1860
Description  a copy of a broadsheet
Notes  Arch rival of Blondin. This was no doubt scheduled at the same time as one of Blondin's major stunts.
Date  1860.
Collection  Kiwanis Collection
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Filing No.   Format       
D10132  Photograph     
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(Thumbnail) Alderman Norm Puttick (right), Mayor O'Loughlin NFNY, (centre), Philip Petit tightrope walker (image/jpeg)
Title Alderman Norm Puttick (right), Mayor O'Loughlin NFNY, (centre), Philip Petit tightrope walker
Notes  It is believed that the centre person is the Mayor of Niagara Falls New York but this cannot be confirmed ;
Collection  Francis J. Petrie Collection
Date  October 11, 1988.
Collection  General Photograph Collection
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Filing No.   Format       
D13058  Photograph     
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(Thumbnail) Ambulance workers who took part in rescuing Lori Martin & Steven Trotter (image/jpeg)
Title Ambulance workers who took part in rescuing Lori Martin & Steven Trotter
Notes  Steven Trotter and Lori Martin became the first male-female duo to go over the Falls in a barrel. They suffered only minor scratches and bruises. Trotter who had previously gone over the Falls in 1985 said he did the stunt as a Father's day gift ;
Date  June 18, 1995.
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
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Filing No.   Format       
D12948R  Photograph     
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(Thumbnail) Annie Edson Taylor Niagara's real Maid of the Mist, went over the Falls in a barrel 1901 (image/jpeg)
Title Annie Edson Taylor Niagara's real Maid of the Mist, went over the Falls in a barrel 1901
Description  from a photograph in the Buffalo & Erie County Historical Museum 135 N.F.
Collection  Niagara Falls Heritage Foundation Collection
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Filing No.   Format       
D10093  Photograph     
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(Thumbnail) Annie Edson Taylor Queen of the Mist after her trip over the Horseshoe Falls (image/jpeg)
Title Annie Edson Taylor Queen of the Mist after her trip over the Horseshoe Falls
Creator  Zahner, M. H.
Description  copy from a photograph
Notes  Also in book Over Niagara in a Barrel by Orrin E. Dunlap. Published by World Wide Magazine, 1902. LHC 971.339 D921
Collection  Niagara Falls Heritage Foundation Collection
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Filing No.   Format       
D10094  Photograph     
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(Thumbnail) Annie Edson Taylor Queen of the Mist after her trip over the Horseshoe Falls (image/jpeg)
Title Annie Edson Taylor Queen of the Mist after her trip over the Horseshoe Falls
Notes  Manger's name visible on side of barrel is F. M. Russell
Collection  Francis J. Petrie Collection
Date  October, 1901.
Collection  General Photograph Collection
Notes  Negative available
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Filing No.   Format       
D10094A  Photograph     
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(Thumbnail) Annie Edson Taylor Queen of the Mist after her trip over the Horseshoe Falls (image/jpeg)
Title Annie Edson Taylor Queen of the Mist after her trip over the Horseshoe Falls
Collection  General Photograph Collection
Created  October, 1901.
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Filing No.   Format       
D422311  Black and white photograph     
D422311A  Black and white photograph     
D422311B  Black and white photograph     
D422311C  Black and white photograph    Annie Taylor image a duplicate of D42311 but reversed. 
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8.
(Thumbnail) Annie Taylor before her trip over the Horseshoe Falls (image/jpeg)
Title Annie Taylor before her trip over the Horseshoe Falls
Description  photograph from an unknown source
Collection  Niagara Falls Heritage Foundation Collection
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Filing No.   Format       
D10097  Photograph     
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(Thumbnail) Annie Taylor in her Barrel ready to make her Trip over the Horseshoe Falls (image/jpeg)
Title Annie Taylor in her Barrel ready to make her Trip over the Horseshoe Falls
Creator  Zahner, M. H.
Notes  NFH Vol.7; P. 31
Collection  Niagara Falls Heritage Foundation Collection
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Filing No.   Format       
D417849  Photograph     
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10.
(Thumbnail) Annie Taylor sets out on a perilous journey October 4 1901 (image/jpeg)
Title Annie Taylor sets out on a perilous journey October 4 1901
Description  from a photograph credited to Cosmopolitan Magazine in Niagara Daredevils by Karl S. Bong
Date  1901.
Collection  Niagara Falls Heritage Foundation Collection
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Filing No.   Format       
D10096  Photograph     
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