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(Thumbnail) Aerial view of the Toronto Power Plant and the Upper Rapids of the Niagara River (image/jpeg)
Title Aerial view of the Toronto Power Plant and the Upper Rapids of the Niagara River
Type  Still Image
Date  June, 1922.
Collection  OPG (Ontario Power Generation Inc.) Collection
Description  Queen Victoria Park and the Niagara Parkway are directly in front of the power plant ; the old scow which ran aground in 1918 is in centre background ;
Notes  Built by the Electrical Development Company of Ontario and acquired by Ontario Hydro in 1922
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Filing No.   Format       
D421922  Black and white photograph     
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(Thumbnail) Fisherman above the Falls, Scow & International Control Dam in background (image/jpeg)
Title Fisherman above the Falls, Scow & International Control Dam in background
Creator  Porteus, Andrew C.
Notes  Extremely low river level
Description  colour digital photo
Date  March 27, 2003.
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D11344  Digital image     
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(Thumbnail) Jesse W Sharp (3) - almost to the brink of the Horseshoe Falls, Old Scow in background (image/jpeg)
Title Jesse W Sharp (3) - almost to the brink of the Horseshoe Falls, Old Scow in background
Description  from the personal collection of George Bailey
Notes  Jesse Sharp a 28 year old from Tennessee had been planning to go over Niagara Falls for some 10 years. On June 5 1990 he attempted to kayak over the Horseshoe Falls and it was his last ride. His red kayak was found intact with only a small dent in the side, below the Horseshoe Falls on the Canadian side. His body has never been found
Date  June 5, 1990.
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D11370E  Photograph     
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(Thumbnail) Jesse W Sharp (4) - at the brink of the Horseshoe Falls, Old Scow in background (image/jpeg)
Title Jesse W Sharp (4) - at the brink of the Horseshoe Falls, Old Scow in background
Description  from the personal collection of George Bailey
Notes  Jesse Sharp a 28 year old from Tennessee had been planning to go over Niagara Falls for some 10 years. On June 5 1990 he attempted to kayak over the Horseshoe Falls and it was his last ride. His red kayak was found intact with only a small dent in the side, below the Horseshoe Falls on the Canadian side. His body has never been found
Date  June 5, 1990.
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D11370F  Photograph     
D11370L  Colour negative     
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(Thumbnail) Jesse W Sharp (5) - leaving the brink of the Horseshoe Falls, Old Scow in background (image/jpeg)
Title Jesse W Sharp (5) - leaving the brink of the Horseshoe Falls, Old Scow in background
Description  from the personal collection of George Bailey
Notes  Jesse Sharp a 28 year old from Tennessee had been planning to go over Niagara Falls for some 10 years. On June 5 1990 he attempted to kayak over the Horseshoe Falls and it was his last ride. His red kayak was found intact with only a small dent in the side, below the Horseshoe Falls on the Canadian side. His body has never been found
Date  June 5, 1990.
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D11370G  Photograph     
D11370M  Colour negative     
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(Thumbnail) Jesse W Sharp (5.5) - at the brink of the Horseshoe Falls, Old Scow in background (image/jpeg)
Title Jesse W Sharp (5.5) - at the brink of the Horseshoe Falls, Old Scow in background
Description  from the personal collection of George Bailey
Notes  Jesse Sharp a 28 year old from Tennessee had been planning to go over Niagara Falls for some 10 years. On June 5 1990 he attempted to kayak over the Horseshoe Falls and it was his last ride. His red kayak was found intact with only a small dent in the side, below the Horseshoe Falls on the Canadian side. His body has never been found
Date  June 5, 1990.
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D422483  Colour photograph     
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(Thumbnail) Niagara River & skyline at brink of Falls - old scow in foreground (image/jpeg)
Title Niagara River & skyline at brink of Falls - old scow in foreground
Creator  Porteus, Andrew C.
Description  Colour digital photo
Notes  Water level is extremely low - most of the rocks seen are usually underwater
Date  March 23, 2003.
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D11355  Digital image     
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(Thumbnail) The old scow  and the Hydro International Control Dam in the Upper Niagara River (image/jpeg)
Title The old scow and the Hydro International Control Dam in the Upper Niagara River
Creator  Biggar, Tommy
Notes  Photo entered in the Niagara Falls International Photo Contest
Date  May, 1976.
Notes  Negative available
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D418291  Photograph     
D421309  Negative     
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9.
(Thumbnail) The old scow, and the International Hydro Control Dam in the Upper Niagara River (image/jpeg)
Title The old scow, and the International Hydro Control Dam in the Upper Niagara River
Creator  Marusa, Vincent
Notes  Photo entered in the Niagara Falls International Photo Contest
Date  May, 1976.
Collection  General Photograph Collection
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D418289  Photograph     
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(Thumbnail) The old scow, and the International Hydro Control Dam in the Upper Niagara River (image/jpeg)
Title The old scow, and the International Hydro Control Dam in the Upper Niagara River
Creator  Harrold, Mrs. Jane
Collection  General Photograph Collection
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D418312  Photograph     
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