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(Thumbnail) Aaerial view of  cottage on Lake Erie at Port Colborne (image/jpeg)
Title Aaerial view of cottage on Lake Erie at Port Colborne
Creator  Farrar, Wayne
Date  June 21, 1995.
Collection  Negative Collection
Notes  Negative available
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Filing No.   Format       
D420957  Negative     
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2.
(Thumbnail) Artist's rendering of Port Colborne Harbour (image/jpeg)
Title Artist's rendering of Port Colborne Harbour
Collection  Francis J. Petrie Collection
  General Photograph Collection
Date  ca 1880
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Filing No.   Format       
D417297  Photograph     
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3.
(Thumbnail) Bathing Beach Crystal Beach Ontario (image/jpeg)
Title Bathing Beach Crystal Beach Ontario
Type  Still Image
Creator  Jones, Ken Sr
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Description  Image is taken from in the water ; shows shore line of Lake Erie at Crystal Beach ; there is a large sandy bathing beach ; various out buildings from the Crystal Beach Amusement Park are right ; people are swimming in the water or sunbathing on the beach ; a red life guard station structure (centre right) ; various large houses line the rest of the shore ; very large mature trees in the extreme background ;
Date  August, 1989.
Link  http://niagaraslostamusements.freesitespace.net/
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4.
(Thumbnail) Canal Locks at Port Colborne (image/jpeg)
Title Canal Locks at Port Colborne
Collection  Francis J. Petrie Collection
  General Photograph Collection
Date  ca 1860
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Filing No.   Format       
D417263  Photograph     
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5.
(Thumbnail) Cloudy day, Wind - Mill Point, Lake Erie (image/jpeg)
Title Cloudy day, Wind - Mill Point, Lake Erie
Collection  Francis J. Petrie Collection
Date  September, 1949.
Collection  General Photograph Collection
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D415657  Photograph     
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6.
(Thumbnail) Comet roller coaster amusement park ride at Crystal Beach Ontario (image/jpeg)
Title Comet roller coaster amusement park ride at Crystal Beach Ontario
Type  Still Image
Creator  Jones, Ken Sr
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Description  A classic wooden roller coaster situated on the edge of Lake Erie ; this view shows a large part of the ride ; one of the cars is at the top of the ride to the left ; Lake Erie is in the foreground of the image ; small children are paddling in the water left ;
Notes  The Comet is a classic wooden roller coaster. Originally built in 1927 as the Cyclone at Crystal Beach Amusement Park, it was redesigned in 1946 by Herb Schmeck of PTC. It was re-erected at The Great Escape Fun Park in New York in 1994 where it operates today. ;
Date  August, 1989.
Link  http://niagaraslostamusements.freesitespace.net/
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7.
(Thumbnail) The Coming Storm, Lake Erie, Ontario (image/jpeg)
Title The Coming Storm, Lake Erie, Ontario
Notes  - ship out on Lake Erie
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Local History Collection
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D415659  Stereographic image     
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8.
(Thumbnail) Crystal Beach, Canada, From Boat (image/jpeg)
Title Crystal Beach, Canada, From Boat
Type  Still Image
Collection  Postcard Collection
  Francis J. Petrie Collection
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D422870  Black and white postcard     
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9.
(Thumbnail) Fort Erie Beach, Buffalo in the distance (image/jpeg)
Title Fort Erie Beach, Buffalo in the distance
Type  Still Image
Creator  Leslie, F H
Collection  Postcard Collection
  Francis J. Petrie Collection
Notes  Card was mailed on August 17 1910 to George Berg, Elba, Genesee Co, NY ; no message and signed Elmer ;
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D422910  Colour postcard     
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10.
(Thumbnail) Fossilized Eurypterid (image/jpeg)
Title Fossilized Eurypterid
Creator  Tiplin, Albert H.
Notes  Used in the book Our Romantic Niagara by Albert H. Tiplin. Eurypterida or "sea scorpions" existed approx. 425 million years ago. This particular specimen, fossilized, was discovered amongst layers of Bertie Limestone in the vicinity of Lake Erie.
Date  1938.
Collection  Niagara Falls Heritage Foundation Collection
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D11755  Photograph     
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11.
(Thumbnail) Fresh water being pumped into an ship in Port Colborne (image/jpeg)
Title Fresh water being pumped into an ship in Port Colborne
Description  The tanker truck is from Wainfleet
Collection  Francis J. Petrie Collection
  General Photograph Collection
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D417279  Photograph     
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12.
(Thumbnail) Gerry Shugan fishing for Perch in Port Colborne (image/jpeg)
Title Gerry Shugan fishing for Perch in Port Colborne
Creator  Counsell, Gordon
Collection  Francis J. Petrie Collection
  General Photograph Collection
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D417286  Photograph     
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13.
(Thumbnail) Ice Boom preventing ice from Lake Erie entering the Niagara River - aerial view (image/jpeg)
Title Ice Boom preventing ice from Lake Erie entering the Niagara River - aerial view
Date  1966.
Collection  Kiwanis Collection
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D415450ZB  Photograph     
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14.
(Thumbnail) Ice breaker the Canadian Mariner powering through ice as it leaves Port Colborne (image/jpeg)
Title Ice breaker the Canadian Mariner powering through ice as it leaves Port Colborne
Creator  Harris, Robert
Collection  General Photograph Collection
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D417271  Photograph     
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15.
(Thumbnail) Lake Erie at Port Colborne covered in ice (image/jpeg)
Title Lake Erie at Port Colborne covered in ice
Creator  Roels, Ron
Collection  Francis J. Petrie Collection
Date  April, 1982.
Collection  General Photograph Collection
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D417274  Photograph     
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16.
(Thumbnail) Lake Erie Lighthouse at Pt [Point] Abino near Crystal Beach Ontario (image/jpeg)
Title Lake Erie Lighthouse at Pt [Point] Abino near Crystal Beach Ontario
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Description  White stone lighthouse on the edge of Lake Erie ; crest of the Dominion reading "On whose Dominions the sun never sets" top right corner ;
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17.
(Thumbnail) Lake Erie, off Wind - Mill Point (image/jpeg)
Title Lake Erie, off Wind - Mill Point
Collection  Francis J. Petrie Collection
Date  September, 1949.
Collection  General Photograph Collection
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D415658  Photograph     
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18.
(Thumbnail) Lake Erie shoreline viewed from the air - Blizzard of 77 (image/jpeg)
Title Lake Erie shoreline viewed from the air - Blizzard of 77
Description  black & white digital image ;
Notes  Image may not be reproduced without the written consent of the Niagara Regional Police Force ;
Date  1977.
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D12845H  Printed document     
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19.
(Thumbnail) The Mantadoc and three other ships docked at Port Colborne (image/jpeg)
Title The Mantadoc and three other ships docked at Port Colborne
Creator  Roels, Ron
Collection  Francis J. Petrie Collection
  General Photograph Collection
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D417278  Photograph     
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20.
(Thumbnail) Peace Bridge (image/jpeg)
Title Peace Bridge
Creator  Rodman, Heather
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Notes  The Peace Bridge taken from the Niagara River Trail with Lake Erie in the background
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21.
(Thumbnail) Point Abino Lighthouse on Lake Erie (image/jpeg)
Title Point Abino Lighthouse on Lake Erie
Notes  Lighthouse was erected in 1917 by the Canadian Government in the interests of navigational Safety on Lake Erie
Collection  Francis J. Petrie Collection
  General Photograph Collection
Date  ca 1947
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D417239  Photograph     
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22.
(Thumbnail) Port Colborne Ontario's Docks (image/jpeg)
Title Port Colborne Ontario's Docks
Collection  Francis J. Petrie Collection
  General Photograph Collection
Date  ca 1917
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D417265  Photograph     
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23.
(Thumbnail) The Red Wing Ship docked in Port Colborne next to the Robin Hood Flour Plant  (image/jpeg)
Title The Red Wing Ship docked in Port Colborne next to the Robin Hood Flour Plant
Collection  Francis J. Petrie Collection
Date  February 6, 1974.
Collection  General Photograph Collection
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D417290  Photograph     
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24.
Digital image not available
Title Sailing Ships in Port Colborne's Harbour, ca 1884
Notes  Historical Photo: The Public Archives of Canada: C 756
Collection  General Photograph Collection
Date  ca 1884
Notes  The LIbrary does not have copyright permission to display this image, however it may be viewed in person at the Victoria Avenue location ;
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D417298  Black and white photograph     
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25.
(Thumbnail) Sherkston Beach Limited on the shores of Lake Erie (image/jpeg)
Title Sherkston Beach Limited on the shores of Lake Erie
Creator  Roels, Ron
Collection  Francis J. Petrie Collection
Date  July, 1976.
Collection  General Photograph Collection
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D12739  Black and white photograph     
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26.
(Thumbnail) Ship " Mantadoc " in the ice / snow covered  Harbour of Port Colborne - 1982 (image/jpeg)
Title Ship " Mantadoc " in the ice / snow covered Harbour of Port Colborne - 1982
Creator  Roels, Ron
Collection  Francis J. Petrie Collection
Date  April, 1982.
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Local History Collection
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D418525  Photograph     
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27.
(Thumbnail) Ship " Trillium " & a Tugboat in Port Colborne's Harbour - 1975 (image/jpeg)
Title Ship " Trillium " & a Tugboat in Port Colborne's Harbour - 1975
Collection  Francis J. Petrie Collection
Date  April, 1975.
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Local History Collection
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D418543  Photograph     
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28.
(Thumbnail) Ship under construction and docked at Port Colborne (image/jpeg)
Title Ship under construction and docked at Port Colborne
Creator  Roels, Ron
Collection  Francis J. Petrie Collection
  General Photograph Collection
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D417276  Photograph     
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29.
(Thumbnail) Ships on Lake Erie close to Port Colborne (image/jpeg)
Title Ships on Lake Erie close to Port Colborne
Creator  Roels, Ron
Collection  Francis J. Petrie Collection
  General Photograph Collection
Date  November, 1977.
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D417269  Photograph     
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30.
(Thumbnail) Shore of Lake Erie at Port Colborne (image/jpeg)
Title Shore of Lake Erie at Port Colborne
Collection  Francis J. Petrie Collection
  General Photograph Collection
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D417282  Photograph     
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31.
(Thumbnail) Silas Carter's Mill located on the Lake Erie Shoreline at Windmill Point (image/jpeg)
Title Silas Carter's Mill located on the Lake Erie Shoreline at Windmill Point
Notes  Mill was built in 1832, and was in operation for 40 years ;
Collection  Francis J. Petrie Collection
  General Photograph Collection
Date  ca 1875
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D416101  Photograph     
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32.
(Thumbnail) Sugar Loaf Point Port Colborne Canada (image/jpeg)
Title Sugar Loaf Point Port Colborne Canada
Type  Still Image
Collection  Postcard Collection
  Francis J. Petrie Collection
Description  Situated on the north shore of Lake Erie Sugar Loaf was the original name of the settlement that later became Gravelly and then Port Colborne ; sandy beach lines the shore ; two houses can be seen in background (centre) ; and a dock extends into the Lake (centre) ;
Date  ca 1920
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D423144  Colour postcard     
D423144A  Colour postcard     
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33.
(Thumbnail) Two Ships almost involved in an accident at Port Colborne Shipping Docks (image/jpeg)
Title Two Ships almost involved in an accident at Port Colborne Shipping Docks
Collection  Francis J. Petrie Collection
Date  July 2, 1977.
Collection  General Photograph Collection
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D417288  Photograph     
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34.
(Thumbnail) Waverly Beach, Fort Erie (image/jpeg)
Title Waverly Beach, Fort Erie
Creator  Rodman, Heather
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Notes  Waverly Beach on Lake Erie with the Buffalo skyline in the background
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