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(Thumbnail) American Falls and Rock of Ages - Niagara U.S.A. (image/jpeg)
Title American Falls and Rock of Ages - Niagara U.S.A.
Description  image no.(11)-5405
Notes  Contained in boxed set with book Niagara Through The Stereoscope, published by Underwood & Underwood circa 1900
Date  1903.
Collection  Casino Niagara Cares Regional Heritage Collection
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Filing No.   Format       
D10377  Stereographic image     
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(Thumbnail) Cave of the Winds & Bridal Veil Falls, Niagara Falls (image/jpeg)
Title Cave of the Winds & Bridal Veil Falls, Niagara Falls
Type  Still Image
Collection  Postcard Collection
Notes  Rock of Ages and American Falls from below Niagara Falls. Centre Fall issues from between Luna and Goat Island shown in the photograph. At the shore foot under the fall is a place called Cave of the Winds, formed by thirty feet of projecting limestone that had resisted the action of the corroding waters while the shady substratum directly under the ledge has been eaten away. The so-called cave is one hundred feet in height and sixty feet in depth and can be reached by a perpendicular winding stairway from Goat Island. The cave derives it name from the constant pressure of the atmosphere caused by the reflex of the falling water resembles a storm of great violence ;
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D422078  Colour postcard     
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(Thumbnail) Greetings from Niagara Falls - Rock of Ages and Cave of Winds Niagara Falls (image/jpeg)
Title Greetings from Niagara Falls - Rock of Ages and Cave of Winds Niagara Falls
Type  Still Image
Collection  Postcard Collection
Notes  Reverse reads Rock of Ages and American Falls from below Niagara Falls. Centre Fall issues between Luna and Goat shore foot. Under the falls is a place called Cave of the Winds, formed by thirty feet of projecting limestone that has resisted the action of the corroding waters while the shady substratum directly under the ledge has been eaten away. The so-called cave is one hundred feet in height and sixty feet in depth and can be reached by a perpendicular winding stairway from Goat Island. The cave derives its name from the constant pressure of the atmosphere caused by the reflex of the falling water which resembles a storm of great violence ;
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D422798  Colour postcard     
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(Thumbnail) Niagara Falls - American Falls and the Rock of Ages (image/jpeg)
Title Niagara Falls - American Falls and the Rock of Ages
Description  B&W photograph
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
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D12555  Photograph     
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(Thumbnail) Niagara Falls America's scenic wonders, Rock of Ages and American Falls from below (image/jpeg)
Title Niagara Falls America's scenic wonders, Rock of Ages and American Falls from below
Description  Color scan from book Niagara Falls America's scenic wonders, publisher and date of publication unknown
Notes  The views in this book have been carefully selected and are reproduced from actual photographs showing the Falls as seen from the various points that are accessible to visitors. They picture in natural colors all the noteworthy and attractive scenes in and around this unmatchable scenic wonder
Collection  Casino Niagara Cares Regional Heritage Collection
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Filing No.   Format       
D11108  Scan from book     
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(Thumbnail) Niagara Glen - Lower Niagara River & Rock of Ages (image/jpeg)
Title Niagara Glen - Lower Niagara River & Rock of Ages
Collection  General Photograph Collection
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D416618  Photograph     
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(Thumbnail) The "Rock of Ages" (image/jpeg)
Title The "Rock of Ages"
Creator  Bailey, George
Notes  Used in the book Our Romantic Niagara by Albert H. Tiplin. This flower-pot shaped piece of limestone dropped into the gorge on the U.S. side long ago, landing, oddly, in an almost perfectly perpendicular position ;
Date  November, 1987.
Collection  Niagara Falls Heritage Foundation Collection
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D11750  Photograph     
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(Thumbnail) Rock of Ages and American Falls by Illumination, Niagara Falls (image/jpeg)
Title Rock of Ages and American Falls by Illumination, Niagara Falls
Type  Still Image
Collection  General Photograph Collection
Notes  Coloured sketch of the Rock of Ages and American Falls illuminated at night. Front of postcard says : Greetings from Niagara Falls
Date  Circa 1950s/1960s
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D525674  Colour postcard     
D525674A  Colour postcard     
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9.
(Thumbnail) Rock of Ages, American Falls, Niagara Falls (image/jpeg)
Title Rock of Ages, American Falls, Niagara Falls
Notes  Scanned from the book "Souvenir View Book of Niagara Falls"
Date  1900.
Collection  Casino Niagara Cares Regional Heritage Collection
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Filing No.   Format       
D10354I  Scan from book     
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(Thumbnail) Rock of Ages and American Falls Postcard (image/jpeg)
Title Rock of Ages and American Falls Postcard
Creator  Unknown
Type  Still Image
Collection  Postcard Collection
Notes  View of the Rock of Ages and the American Falls
Date  Unknown
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Filing No.   Format       
D503619  Colour postcard     
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