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(Thumbnail) A.A. McBain (image/jpeg)
Title A.A. McBain
Creator  James Photography
Description  Type:airport; No. of negatives: 3; Photos included: 0; Notes: negatives badly damaged; Client: A.A. McBain
Date  November 8, 1957.
Collection  James Collection
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D1259  Photo and negative package     
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2.
Digital image not available
Title Clifton Aero Company Airport - Exhibition Flying
Notes  The Library does not have copyright permission to display this image. It may be viewed in person at the Victoria Avenue Library ;
Collection  Niagara Falls Heritage Foundation Collection
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Filing No.   Format       
D417448  Photograph     
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3.
(Thumbnail) Ford Tri-Motor Airplane - Miss Niagara (image/jpeg)
Title Ford Tri-Motor Airplane - Miss Niagara
Creator  Leslie, F H
Notes  On July 4, 1928, " Sky View Lines, " inaugurated sightseeing flights, at night, over the " Niagara Falls. " The pilot, Major Leach, flying a " Ford Tri-Motor Airplane, " took off in the dark and in a few moments was over the " Falls "... the mighty " Horseshoe " clothed in rainbow shades... seemed only a few feet away. The " American Falls " were resplendent in white lights, while a white searchlight played on the big plane, which had the appearance of a mighty silver fish, while the moon looked on. Fifty people made the trip that night, among the earliest tourists to see the illuminated Falls, from the air. " Sky View Lines" had their landing field just south of " Chippawa, " on the " Niagara River Boulevard. Credit: F. H.Leslie
Date  July 4, 1928.
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Local History Collection
Notes  Negative available
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D12361  Photograph     
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4.
(Thumbnail) Ford Tri-Motor Airplane - Miss Niagara at Chippawa airfield (image/jpeg)
Title Ford Tri-Motor Airplane - Miss Niagara at Chippawa airfield
Type  Still Image
Creator  Hicks, Wilfred b. 1899, attributed to
Notes  "On July 4, 1928, " Sky View Lines, " inaugurated sightseeing flights, at night, over the " Niagara Falls. " The pilot, Major Leach, flying a " Ford Tri-Motor Airplane, " took off in the dark and in a few moments was over the " Falls "... the mighty " Horseshoe " clothed in rainbow shades... seemed only a few feet away. The " American Falls " were resplendent in white lights, while a white searchlight played on the big plane, which had the appearance of a mighty silver fish, while the moon looked on. Fifty people made the trip that night, among the earliest tourists to see the illuminated Falls, from the air. " Sky View Lines" had their landing field just south of " Chippawa, " on the " Niagara River Boulevard." F. H.Leslie
Collection  Slide Collection
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Filing No.   Format       
D422457  Slide    Stored in Wilfred Hicks collection 
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5.
(Thumbnail) Ford Tri-Motor Miss Niagara of Skyview Airlines at Chippawa airfield (image/jpeg)
Title Ford Tri-Motor Miss Niagara of Skyview Airlines at Chippawa airfield
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Notes  "On July 4, 1928, " Sky View Lines, " inaugurated sightseeing flights, at night, over the " Niagara Falls. " The pilot, Major Leach, flying a " Ford Tri-Motor Airplane, " took off in the dark and in a few moments was over the " Falls "... the mighty " Horseshoe " clothed in rainbow shades... seemed only a few feet away. The " American Falls " were resplendent in white lights, while a white searchlight played on the big plane, which had the appearance of a mighty silver fish, while the moon looked on. Fifty people made the trip that night, among the earliest tourists to see the illuminated Falls, from the air. " Sky View Lines" had their landing field just south of " Chippawa, " on the " Niagara River Boulevard. F. H.Leslie Niagara Falls Review"
Date  1930.
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6.
(Thumbnail) Ford Tri-Motor, Skyview Airlines at Chippawa (image/jpeg)
Title Ford Tri-Motor, Skyview Airlines at Chippawa
Creator  Leslie, F H
Notes  Ford Tri-Motor - Skyview Airlines - Chippawa - 1928
Date  1928.
Collection  Leslie Collection
Notes  Negative available
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D12368  Photograph     
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7.
(Thumbnail) A Ford Tri-Plane taking Off (image/jpeg)
Title A Ford Tri-Plane taking Off
Collection  Francis J. Petrie Collection
  General Photograph Collection
Notes  Negative available
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D417450  Photograph     
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8.
(Thumbnail) Niagara Air Service Airport (image/jpeg)
Title Niagara Air Service Airport
Notes  Niagara Air Service Airport - Peter Gampel, ca 1947
" Destroyed in fire, October 5, 1947
Date  1947.
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Local History Collection
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Filing No.   Format       
D12358  Photograph     
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9.
(Thumbnail) Niagara District Airport Tower under construction (image/jpeg)
Title Niagara District Airport Tower under construction
Description  Niagara District Airport Tower, construction site
Notes  construction crane, service vehicle
Collection  Francis J. Petrie Collection
Date  1974.
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Local History Collection
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D12360  Photograph     
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10.
(Thumbnail) Passengers about to embark on a Ford Tri-Plane (image/jpeg)
Title Passengers about to embark on a Ford Tri-Plane
Collection  Francis J. Petrie Collection
  General Photograph Collection
Notes  Negative available
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Filing No.   Format       
D417451  Photograph     
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11.
(Thumbnail) Skyview Airlines Ford Tri-Motor (image/jpeg)
Title Skyview Airlines Ford Tri-Motor
Creator  McLeod, Oscar
Notes  # 1077 at Oakes Field, Chippawa, c. 1930; Pavilion in the background
Date  1930.
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Local History Collection
Notes  Negative available
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D12369  Photograph     
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12.
(Thumbnail) Skyview Airlines - Oakes Field, Niagara Falls Division - 1928 (image/jpeg)
Title Skyview Airlines - Oakes Field, Niagara Falls Division - 1928
Creator  Leslie, F H
Notes  Skyview Lines Limited, Oaks Field - Niagara Falls Division, 1928
Date  1928.
Collection  Leslie Collection
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Filing No.   Format       
D12367  Photograph     
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13.
(Thumbnail) St. Catharines Airport - Aerial view (image/jpeg)
Title St. Catharines Airport - Aerial view
Creator  James Photography
Description  Type:airport; No. of negatives: 2; Photos included: 0; Notes: air view; Client: St. Catharines Airport
Date  October 21, 1958.
Collection  James Collection
Notes  Negative available
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D1990  Photo and negative package     
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14.
(Thumbnail) St. Catharines Airport - Aerial view (image/jpeg)
Title St. Catharines Airport - Aerial view
Creator  James Photography
Description  Type:airport; No. of negatives: 2; Photos included: 0; Notes: air view; Client: St. Catharines Airport
Date  October 21, 1958.
Collection  James Collection
Notes  Negative available
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D1990B  Photo and negative package     
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