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1.
(Thumbnail) Adam Beck Circus - Promotional Display of Electrical Equipment On 3 Ton Gram Truck (image/jpeg)
Title Adam Beck Circus - Promotional Display of Electrical Equipment On 3 Ton Gram Truck
Description  items include a circular saw and a washing machine among others
Date  1912.
Collection  Kiwanis Collection
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D415450G  Photograph     
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2.
(Thumbnail) Adam Beck No. 1 Power Plant (image/jpeg)
Title Adam Beck No. 1 Power Plant
Description  black & white photograph
Collection  Francis J. Petrie Collection
  General Photograph Collection
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Filing No.   Format       
D11853A  Photograph     
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3.
(Thumbnail) Adam Beck No. 1 Power Plant (image/jpeg)
Title Adam Beck No. 1 Power Plant
Creator  Bailey, George
Notes  Robert Moses Plant in top right corner.
Date  August, 1987.
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Local History Collection
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D11853  Photograph     
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4.
(Thumbnail) Aerial view of construction at the Queenston-Chippawa Power development (image/jpeg)
Title Aerial view of construction at the Queenston-Chippawa Power development
Type  Still Image
Description  now Sir Adam Beck Number 1
Notes  Negative PO - 2;
Collection  OPG (Ontario Power Generation Inc.) Collection
Date  1921.
Collection  Kiwanis Collection
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D415450M  Photograph     
D415450MA  Black and white photograph    Niagara Falls Heritage Foundation 
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5.
(Thumbnail) Aerial view of reservoirs & tops of Sir Adam Beck 1 & 2, Robert Moses Power Plant (image/jpeg)
Title Aerial view of reservoirs & tops of Sir Adam Beck 1 & 2, Robert Moses Power Plant
Creator  Porteus, Andrew C.
Notes  Part of the 2004 Snapshot of Niagara Falls project ; Beck 1 is to the left and Beck 2 to the right ;
Date  June 15, 2004.
Collection  Snapshot of Niagara Falls 2004
Notes  Negative available
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D419419  Photograph     
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6.
(Thumbnail) Aerial view of Sir Adam Beck 1 and 2 generating stations (image/jpeg)
Title Aerial view of Sir Adam Beck 1 and 2 generating stations
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Heritage Foundation Collection
Description  Located on the lower Niagara River near Queenston ; 1- Sir Adam Beck 1 ; 2 - Sir Adam Beck 2 ; 3 - Forebay of the Robert Moses Power Plant NY ; 4 - resevoir ; 5 -Pump generating plant ; 6 - Queenston-Lewiston Bridge ; 7 - Smeaton Ravine ; 8 - Queenston Heights Park ; 9 - Queenston Quarries ;
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D421341  Black and white photograph    Includes guide to locations 
D421341A  Black and white photograph     
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7.
(Thumbnail) Aerial view of tops of Sir Adam Beck 1 & 2, and Robert Moses Power Plant (image/jpeg)
Title Aerial view of tops of Sir Adam Beck 1 & 2, and Robert Moses Power Plant
Creator  Porteus, Andrew C.
Notes  Part of the 2004 Snapshot of Niagara Falls project ; Beck 1 is to the left and Beck 2 to the right ;
Date  June 15, 2004.
Collection  Snapshot of Niagara Falls 2004
Notes  Negative available
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D419419A  Photograph     
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8.
(Thumbnail) Construction at the Sir Adam Beck Power Generating Station (image/jpeg)
Title Construction at the Sir Adam Beck Power Generating Station
Collection  General Photograph Collection
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Filing No.   Format       
D415370  Photograph     
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9.
(Thumbnail) Construction at the Sir Adam Beck Power Generating Station (image/jpeg)
Title Construction at the Sir Adam Beck Power Generating Station
Creator  Flay, Frank L.
Collection  Francis J. Petrie Collection
Date  June, 1923.
Collection  General Photograph Collection
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Filing No.   Format       
D417579  Photograph     
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10.
(Thumbnail) Construction at the Sir Adam Beck Power Generating Station (image/jpeg)
Title Construction at the Sir Adam Beck Power Generating Station
Collection  Francis J. Petrie Collection
  General Photograph Collection
Date  ca 1923
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D417550  Photograph     
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11.
(Thumbnail) Construction at the Sir Adam Beck Power Generating Station # 1 (image/jpeg)
Title Construction at the Sir Adam Beck Power Generating Station # 1
Collection  General Photograph Collection
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Filing No.   Format       
D415368  Photograph     
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12.
(Thumbnail) Construction at the Sir Adam Beck Power Generating Station, Queenston, Ont. (image/jpeg)
Title Construction at the Sir Adam Beck Power Generating Station, Queenston, Ont.
Creator  Petrovici, Boris
Date  June, 1979.
Collection  General Photograph Collection
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D415304  Photograph     
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13.
(Thumbnail) Construction of the Hydro Electric Power Tunnels (image/jpeg)
Title Construction of the Hydro Electric Power Tunnels
Collection  General Photograph Collection
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Filing No.   Format       
D415364  Photograph     
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14.
(Thumbnail) Construction of the Queenston-Chippawa power plant - electric train used for earth carrying (image/jpeg)
Title Construction of the Queenston-Chippawa power plant - electric train used for earth carrying
Type  Still Image
Date  1918.
Collection  OPG (Ontario Power Generation Inc.) Collection
Notes  Currently Sir Adam Beck 1 hydro plant
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D421931  Black and white photograph     
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15.
(Thumbnail) Construction of Sir Adam Beck I Power Generating Station (image/jpeg)
Title Construction of Sir Adam Beck I Power Generating Station
Creator  Unknown
Type  Still Image
Collection  General Photograph Collection
Notes  Construction of the Sir Adam beck power generating station and reservoir
Date  Circa 1920
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Filing No.   Format       
D526179  Black and white photograph     
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16.
(Thumbnail) Construction of the Sir Adam Beck Power Generating Station # 1 (image/jpeg)
Title Construction of the Sir Adam Beck Power Generating Station # 1
Collection  General Photograph Collection
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Filing No.   Format       
D415351  Photograph     
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17.
(Thumbnail) Excavations for the Queenston-Chippawa Power Generating Station, later  Sir Adam Beck  Power Plant (image/jpeg)
Title Excavations for the Queenston-Chippawa Power Generating Station, later Sir Adam Beck Power Plant
Notes  HP - 434: 210 Series
Date  July 25, 1918.
Collection  General Photograph Collection
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D417610  Photograph     
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18.
(Thumbnail) Hydro canal construction 1917-1922 (image/jpeg)
Title Hydro canal construction 1917-1922
Description  date of photograph unknown
Collection  Francis J. Petrie Collection
  General Photograph Collection
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Filing No.   Format       
D11950  Photograph     
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19.
(Thumbnail) Ice Jam at Queenston (image/jpeg)
Title Ice Jam at Queenston
Creator  Unknown
Type  Still Image
Collection  General Photograph Collection
Notes  Sir Adam Beck 1 power station can be seen in bottom left.
Date  unknown
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D503651  Black and white photograph     
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20.
(Thumbnail) Lewiston Spillway Gorge (image/jpeg)
Title Lewiston Spillway Gorge
Creator  Seibel, George A.
Notes  This portion of the river is believed to be the birthplace of the Niagara Gorge. In the background is the Queenston-Lewiston Arch Bridge. On the left side of the river is Ontario Hydro's Sir Adam Beck Generating Stations and opposite it, on the U.S. side is the New York Power Authority's Robert Moses Generating Station.
Date  November, 1987.
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Local History Collection
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D11938  Photograph     
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21.
(Thumbnail) Niagara Parkway - Sir Adam Beck Power Generation Station (image/jpeg)
Title Niagara Parkway - Sir Adam Beck Power Generation Station
Creator  Rashid, Alina Rida
Type  Still Image
Collection  Rashid Collection
Created  August 18, 2005.
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22.
(Thumbnail) Niagara Parkway - Sir Adam Beck Power Generation Station (image/jpeg)
Title Niagara Parkway - Sir Adam Beck Power Generation Station
Creator  Rashid, Alina Rida
Type  Still Image
Collection  Rashid Collection
Created  August 18, 2005.
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23.
(Thumbnail) Niagara Parkway - Sir Adam Beck Power Generation Station (image/jpeg)
Title Niagara Parkway - Sir Adam Beck Power Generation Station
Creator  Rashid, Alina Rida
Type  Still Image
Collection  Rashid Collection
Created  August 18, 2005.
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24.
(Thumbnail) Niagara Parkway - Sir Adam Beck Power Generation Station - Gift Shop (image/jpeg)
Title Niagara Parkway - Sir Adam Beck Power Generation Station - Gift Shop
Creator  Rashid, Alina Rida
Type  Still Image
Collection  Rashid Collection
Created  August 18, 2005.
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25.
(Thumbnail) Niagara Parkway - Sir Adam Beck Power Generation Station Number One (image/jpeg)
Title Niagara Parkway - Sir Adam Beck Power Generation Station Number One
Creator  Rashid, Alina Rida
Type  Still Image
Collection  Rashid Collection
Created  August 18, 2005.
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26.
(Thumbnail) Niagara Parkway - Sir Adam Beck Power Generation Station - Sir Adam Beck Monument (image/jpeg)
Title Niagara Parkway - Sir Adam Beck Power Generation Station - Sir Adam Beck Monument
Creator  Rashid, Alina Rida
Type  Still Image
Collection  Rashid Collection
Created  August 18, 2005.
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27.
(Thumbnail) Niagara Parkway - Sir Adam Beck Power Generation Station Tour (image/jpeg)
Title Niagara Parkway - Sir Adam Beck Power Generation Station Tour
Creator  Rashid, Alina Rida
Type  Still Image
Collection  Rashid Collection
Created  August 18, 2005.
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28.
(Thumbnail) Offical opening of the Queenston-Chippawa Power Generating Station which late became Sir Adam Beck 1 (image/jpeg)
Title Offical opening of the Queenston-Chippawa Power Generating Station which late became Sir Adam Beck 1
Notes  Miss Marion Beck & Ontario Premier E. C. Drury officially opened this power plant ; HP --723 ;
Date  December 28, 1921.
Collection  General Photograph Collection
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D417511  Photograph     
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29.
(Thumbnail) Official opening of the Queenston-Chippawa Power development on the twenty-eighth day... (image/jpeg)
Title Official opening of the Queenston-Chippawa Power development on the twenty-eighth day...
Notes  Illustration titled Fig. 18 Power House at bottom of the 320 foot Escarpment at Queenston, as it will appear when completed
Description  Sepia toned scan from book Official opening of the Queenston-Chippawa Power development on the twenty-eighth day of December MCMXXI by the Hydro-Electric Commission of Ontario
Date  1921.
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Local History Collection
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D10964  Scan from book     
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30.
(Thumbnail) Official opening of the Queenston-Chippawa Power development on the twenty-eighth day... (image/jpeg)
Title Official opening of the Queenston-Chippawa Power development on the twenty-eighth day...
Description  Sepia toned scan from book Official opening of the Queenston-Chippawa Power development on the twenty-eighth day of December MCMXXI by the Hydro-Electric Commission of Ontario
Notes  Illustration titled Fig.19 Power House as it appeared on Dec 20th, 1921 showing two main pipe-lines to the right, with service pipe and ice chute in course of construction on the left. The cutting on the face of the rock for future pipe-lines may also be noted
Date  1921.
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Local History Collection
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D10965  Scan from book     
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31.
(Thumbnail) [Queenston] Chippawa Hydro Electric Station Queenston Ont [Ontario] Canada (image/jpeg)
Title [Queenston] Chippawa Hydro Electric Station Queenston Ont [Ontario] Canada
Type  Still Image
Collection  Francis J. Petrie Collection
  Postcard Collection
Description  The power plant is on the left bank of the Niagara River as it passes through Queenston ; hydro plant buildings are located at the river's edge and also at the top of the gorge ; Niagara River flows through the centre of the image ;
Notes  Construction began in 1917 and the power plant went into operation in 1922 ; in 1950 it was renamed as Adam Beck 1 ;
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D423273  Sepia tone postcard     
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32.
(Thumbnail) Queenston-Chippawa Hydro Electric Power Canal during excavation (image/jpeg)
Title Queenston-Chippawa Hydro Electric Power Canal during excavation
Type  Still Image
Collection  OPG (Ontario Power Generation Inc.) Collection
  Kiwanis Collection
Date  June, 1920.
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D415450S  Photograph     
D415450TA  Black and white photograph    Niagara Falls Heritage Foundation 
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33.
(Thumbnail) The Queenston-Chippawa Power Generating Station which later became Sir Adam Beck  1 (image/jpeg)
Title The Queenston-Chippawa Power Generating Station which later became Sir Adam Beck 1
Notes  HP - 398
Date  August 23, 1939.
Collection  General Photograph Collection
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D417604  Photograph     
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34.
(Thumbnail) The Queenston-Chippawa Power Generating Station  which later became Sir Adam Beck 1 Power Plant (image/jpeg)
Title The Queenston-Chippawa Power Generating Station which later became Sir Adam Beck 1 Power Plant
Description  Also shows the Niagara Gorge and the lower Niagara River
Collection  Francis J. Petrie Collection
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D417547  Photograph     
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35.
(Thumbnail) Queenston-Chippawa Power Plant Administration Building (image/jpeg)
Title Queenston-Chippawa Power Plant Administration Building
Description  now Sir Adam Beck Number 1
Date  June 3, 1925.
Collection  Kiwanis Collection
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D415450P  Photograph     
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36.
(Thumbnail) Queenston-Chippawa Power Plant development - assembling the no. 2 turbine (image/jpeg)
Title Queenston-Chippawa Power Plant development - assembling the no. 2 turbine
Type  Still Image
Collection  OPG (Ontario Power Generation Inc.) Collection
Created  March 15, 1921.
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D421941  Black and white photograph     
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37.
(Thumbnail) Queenston-Chippawa Power Plant development - cement testing laboratory at Niagara Falls (image/jpeg)
Title Queenston-Chippawa Power Plant development - cement testing laboratory at Niagara Falls
Type  Still Image
Collection  OPG (Ontario Power Generation Inc.) Collection
Created  July 7, 1921.
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D421940  Black and white photograph     
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38.
(Thumbnail) Queenston-Chippawa Power Plant development - conveyor trench to the screen house (image/jpeg)
Title Queenston-Chippawa Power Plant development - conveyor trench to the screen house
Type  Still Image
Collection  OPG (Ontario Power Generation Inc.) Collection
Created  February 6, 1919.
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D421942  Black and white photograph     
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39.
(Thumbnail) Queenston-Chippawa Power Plant development - excavation of the hydro canal (image/jpeg)
Title Queenston-Chippawa Power Plant development - excavation of the hydro canal
Type  Still Image
Date  November 4, 1920.
Collection  OPG (Ontario Power Generation Inc.) Collection
Notes  Currently Sir Adam Beck 1 hydro plant
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D421935  Black and white photograph     
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40.
(Thumbnail) Queenston-Chippawa Power Plant development - forebay excavation (image/jpeg)
Title Queenston-Chippawa Power Plant development - forebay excavation
Type  Still Image
Description  now Sir Adam Beck Number 1
Date  February 6, 1919.
Collection  Kiwanis Collection
  OPG (Ontario Power Generation Inc.) Collection
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D415450N  Photograph     
D415450NA  Black and white photograph    Niagara Falls Heritage Foundation 
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41.
(Thumbnail) Queenston-Chippawa Power Plant development - interior of the no. 2 compressor house (image/jpeg)
Title Queenston-Chippawa Power Plant development - interior of the no. 2 compressor house
Type  Still Image
Date  November 4, 1920.
Collection  OPG (Ontario Power Generation Inc.) Collection
Notes  Currently Sir Adam Beck 1 hydro plant
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D421934  Black and white photograph     
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42.
(Thumbnail) Queenston-Chippawa Power Plant development - sand conveyor from the middle tower (image/jpeg)
Title Queenston-Chippawa Power Plant development - sand conveyor from the middle tower
Type  Still Image
Date  August 7, 1919.
Collection  OPG (Ontario Power Generation Inc.) Collection
Notes  Currently Sir Adam Beck 1 hydro plant
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D421933  Black and white photograph     
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43.
(Thumbnail) Queenston-Chippawa Power Plant development - screen house and storage bins (image/jpeg)
Title Queenston-Chippawa Power Plant development - screen house and storage bins
Type  Still Image
Date  February 6, 1919.
Collection  OPG (Ontario Power Generation Inc.) Collection
Notes  Currently Sir Adam Beck 1 hydro plant
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D421932  Black and white photograph     
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44.
(Thumbnail) Queenston-Chippawa Power Plant development - Whirlpool construction camp (image/jpeg)
Title Queenston-Chippawa Power Plant development - Whirlpool construction camp
Type  Still Image
Date  February 4, 1921.
Collection  OPG (Ontario Power Generation Inc.) Collection
Notes  Currently Sir Adam Beck 1 hydro plant
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D421936  Black and white photograph     
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45.
(Thumbnail) Queenston-Chippawa Power Plant view from the United States (image/jpeg)
Title Queenston-Chippawa Power Plant view from the United States
Description  now Sir Adam Beck Number 1
Date  June 9, 1939.
Collection  Kiwanis Collection
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D415450R  Photograph     
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46.
(Thumbnail) Queenston-Chippawa Power Plant view from the United States (image/jpeg)
Title Queenston-Chippawa Power Plant view from the United States
Description  now Sir Adam Beck Number 1
Date  October 27, 1924.
Collection  Kiwanis Collection
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D415450Q  Photograph     
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47.
(Thumbnail) Quuenston Power Plant - Sir Adam Beck Power Plant 1 (image/jpeg)
Title Quuenston Power Plant - Sir Adam Beck Power Plant 1
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Local History Collection
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D422427  Black and white photograph     
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48.
(Thumbnail) Robert Moses Generating Station (image/jpeg)
Title Robert Moses Generating Station
Creator  Seibel, George A.
Notes  Picture taken from the upper level of the Sir Adam Beck 1 Power Plant across the river on the Canadian side.
The Robert Moses Generating Station, operational since July 1961, stands as one of the world's largest power facilities.
Date  August, 1987.
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Local History Collection
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D11854  Photograph     
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49.
(Thumbnail) Robert Moses Power Plant (image/jpeg)
Title Robert Moses Power Plant
Creator  Bailey, George
Notes  This view of the American Robert Moses Power Plant is from the lower Niagara River just below Queenston Heights. The facade of the Sir Adam Beck plant can be seen on the opposite side of the river.
Date  October, 1987.
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Local History Collection
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D11985  Photograph     
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50.
(Thumbnail) Sir Adam Beck 1 and 2 Power Generating Station - aerial view (image/jpeg)
Title Sir Adam Beck 1 and 2 Power Generating Station - aerial view
Type  Still Image
Description  reservoir under construction top left and Portage Road winding through the area
Date  October, 1953.
Collection  Kiwanis Collection
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D415450Z  Photograph     
D415450ZAA  Black and white photograph    Niagara Falls Heritage Foundation 
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51.
(Thumbnail) Sir Adam Beck 1 and 2 Power Generating Station - aerial view, Niagara River (image/jpeg)
Title Sir Adam Beck 1 and 2 Power Generating Station - aerial view, Niagara River
Description  bottom right is the reservoir for the pump storage development
Collection  Kiwanis Collection
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Filing No.   Format       
D415450ZC  Photograph     
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52.
(Thumbnail) Sir Adam Beck 1 and 2 Power Generating Station - aerial view of open cut canals and reservoir (image/jpeg)
Title Sir Adam Beck 1 and 2 Power Generating Station - aerial view of open cut canals and reservoir
Notes  Negative ABGS - 10 ;
Collection  OPG (Ontario Power Generation Inc.) Collection
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D422022  Black and white photograph    Heritage Foundation 
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53.
(Thumbnail) Sir Adam Beck 1 Generating Station (image/jpeg)
Title Sir Adam Beck 1 Generating Station
Creator  Unknown
Type  Still Image
Collection  General Photograph Collection
Notes  The Sir Adam Beck Station sits on the Canadian side of the gorge. This was taken before the construction of Sir Adam Beck 2 (1954).
Date  pre 1954
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Filing No.   Format       
D504186  Black and white photograph     
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54.
(Thumbnail) Sir Adam Beck 1 Generating Station in Winter (image/jpeg)
Title Sir Adam Beck 1 Generating Station in Winter
Creator  Unknown
Type  Still Image
Collection  General Photograph Collection
Notes  Before the expansion and addition of Sir Adam Beck 2.
Date  unknown
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Filing No.   Format       
D504187  Black and white photograph     
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55.
(Thumbnail) Sir Adam Beck #1 Ontario Hydro Generating Plant Niagara Falls (image/jpeg)
Title Sir Adam Beck #1 Ontario Hydro Generating Plant Niagara Falls
Creator  Cameron, Chantal
Description  258-95
Date  July, 1995.
Collection  Cameron Collection
Notes  Negative available
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D11010  Photograph     
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56.
(Thumbnail) Sir Adam Beck 2 Power Generating Station - aerial view of pump storage canal (image/jpeg)
Title Sir Adam Beck 2 Power Generating Station - aerial view of pump storage canal
Description  date unknown
Notes  This aerial view shows work proceeding on the pumping-generating station with the pump storage canal still blocked off from the main canal in the foreground. Dykes can be seen taking shape in the background enclosing the huge 650,000,000 cubic foot capacity reservoir. ...it has been found that it takes approximately 7.5 hours to fill this reservoir - George Seibel ;
Collection  Kiwanis Collection
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Filing No.   Format       
D415450ZA  Photograph     
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57.
(Thumbnail) Sir Adam Beck 2 Power Generating Station - construction of enclosed entrance to tunnels (image/jpeg)
Title Sir Adam Beck 2 Power Generating Station - construction of enclosed entrance to tunnels
Type  Still Image
Collection  OPG (Ontario Power Generation Inc.) Collection
  Niagara Falls Heritage Foundation Collection
Date  ca 1953
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D422005  Black and white photograph     
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58.
(Thumbnail) Sir Adam Beck 2 Power Generating Station - view of the construction from the US side of the Niagara River (image/jpeg)
Title Sir Adam Beck 2 Power Generating Station - view of the construction from the US side of the Niagara River
Type  Still Image
Collection  OPG (Ontario Power Generation Inc.) Collection
Created  November 15, 1951.
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Filing No.   Format       
D421944  Black and white photograph     
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59.
(Thumbnail) Sir Adam Beck 2 Power Generating Station - view from the south lookout deck at the construction of the powerhouse (image/jpeg)
Title Sir Adam Beck 2 Power Generating Station - view from the south lookout deck at the construction of the powerhouse
Type  Still Image
Collection  OPG (Ontario Power Generation Inc.) Collection
Created  June 30, 1951.
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Filing No.   Format       
D421945  Black and white photograph     
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60.
(Thumbnail) Sir Adam Beck Generating Station (image/jpeg)
Title Sir Adam Beck Generating Station
Creator  Cameron, Chantal
Description  563-95
Notes  Queenston-Lewiston Bridge is in background, Sir Adam Beck #2 is in the foreground, Sir Adam Beck #1 can be seen in background past the square building at the bottom of photograph
Date  July, 1995.
Collection  Cameron Collection
Notes  Negative available
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D10981  Photograph     
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61.
(Thumbnail) Sir Adam Beck Generating Station (image/jpeg)
Title Sir Adam Beck Generating Station
Creator  Cameron, Chantal
Description  565-95
Notes  Queenston-Lewiston Bridge is in background, Sir Adam Beck #2 is in the foreground, Sir Adam Beck #1 can be seen in background past the square building at the bottom of photograph
Date  July, 1995.
Collection  Cameron Collection
Notes  Negative available
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Filing No.   Format       
D10982  Photograph     
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62.
(Thumbnail) Sir Adam Beck Generating Station (image/jpeg)
Title Sir Adam Beck Generating Station
Creator  Cameron, Chantal
Description  564-95
Notes  Queenston-Lewiston Bridge is in background, Sir Adam Beck #2 is in the foreground, Sir Adam Beck #1 can be seen in background past the square building at the bottom of photograph
Date  July, 1995.
Collection  Cameron Collection
Notes  Negative available
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D10983  Photograph     
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63.
(Thumbnail) Sir Adam Beck Generating Station #1 (image/jpeg)
Title Sir Adam Beck Generating Station #1
Creator  Stanton, Mary
Date  1926.
Collection  General Photograph Collection
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Filing No.   Format       
D11196  Photograph     
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64.
(Thumbnail) Sir Adam Beck Generating Station #1  - interior view - the control room (image/jpeg)
Title Sir Adam Beck Generating Station #1 - interior view - the control room
Type  Still Image
Collection  OPG (Ontario Power Generation Inc.) Collection
Created  March 12, 1942.
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D421943  Black and white photograph     
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65.
(Thumbnail) Sir Adam Beck Generating Station #1  - interior view - the control room (image/jpeg)
Title Sir Adam Beck Generating Station #1 - interior view - the control room
Type  Still Image
Date  April 12, 1951.
Collection  OPG (Ontario Power Generation Inc.) Collection
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Filing No.   Format       
D421937  Black and white photograph     
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66.
(Thumbnail) Sir Adam Beck Generating Station #1 Interior View (image/jpeg)
Title Sir Adam Beck Generating Station #1 Interior View
Creator  Cameron, Chantal
Description  261-95
Date  July, 1995.
Collection  Cameron Collection
Notes  Negative available
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D11011  Photograph     
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67.
(Thumbnail) Sir Adam Beck Generating Station #1 Interior View (image/jpeg)
Title Sir Adam Beck Generating Station #1 Interior View
Creator  Cameron, Chantal
Description  260-95
Date  July, 1995.
Collection  Cameron Collection
Notes  Negative available
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D11017  Photograph     
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68.
(Thumbnail) Sir Adam Beck Generating Station #1 - viewed from the American side of the Niagara River (image/jpeg)
Title Sir Adam Beck Generating Station #1 - viewed from the American side of the Niagara River
Type  Still Image
Date  October 25, 1924.
Collection  OPG (Ontario Power Generation Inc.) Collection
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D421938  Black and white photograph     
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69.
(Thumbnail) Sir Adam Beck Generating Station #1 - viewed from the Niagara River (image/jpeg)
Title Sir Adam Beck Generating Station #1 - viewed from the Niagara River
Description  hand written note on back gives date as Aug 23 -1939
Collection  Francis J. Petrie Collection
Date  August 23, 1939.
Collection  General Photograph Collection
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D11196A  Photograph     
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70.
(Thumbnail) Sir Adam Beck Generating Station - decorated for the Royal visit of King George VI & Queen Elizabeth (image/jpeg)
Title Sir Adam Beck Generating Station - decorated for the Royal visit of King George VI & Queen Elizabeth
Type  Still Image
Collection  OPG (Ontario Power Generation Inc.) Collection
Created  June 8, 1939.
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D421939  Black and white photograph     
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71.
(Thumbnail) Sir Adam Beck Generating Station No. 1 (image/jpeg)
Title Sir Adam Beck Generating Station No. 1
Creator  Bailey, George
Notes  View of plant from American side. Smeaton Ravine can be seen on the right side of the image.
Date  October, 1987.
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Local History Collection
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D11871  Photograph     
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72.
(Thumbnail) Sir Adam Beck Generating Stations 1 & 2 (image/jpeg)
Title Sir Adam Beck Generating Stations 1 & 2
Creator  Bailey, George
Notes  The first generator of Ontario Hydro's Sir Adam Beck Generating facilities began functioning in January 1922.
Date  October, 1987.
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Local History Collection
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D11945  Photograph     
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73.
(Thumbnail) Sir Adam Beck Generating Stations 1 & 2 (image/jpeg)
Title Sir Adam Beck Generating Stations 1 & 2
Creator  Bailey, George
Notes  The first generator of Ontario Hydro's Sir Adam Beck Generating facilities began functioning in January 1922.
Date  October, 1987.
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Local History Collection
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D11945B  Photograph     
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74.
(Thumbnail) Sir Adam Beck I Generating Station (image/jpeg)
Title Sir Adam Beck I Generating Station
Creator  Unknown
Type  Still Image
Collection  General Photograph Collection
Notes  The Niagara Gorge and Sir Adam Beck I Dam are to the right in the photo. Niagara Parkway runs alongside.
Date  unknown
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D504183  Black and white photograph     
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75.
(Thumbnail) Sir Adam Beck I Power Generating Station (image/jpeg)
Title Sir Adam Beck I Power Generating Station
Creator  Unknown
Type  Still Image
Collection  General Photograph Collection
Notes  Sir Adam Beck I generating station taken from the American side of the border.
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D526171  Black and white photograph     
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76.
(Thumbnail) Sir Adam Beck No. 1 Power Plant - canal rock cut south from the station (image/jpeg)
Title Sir Adam Beck No. 1 Power Plant - canal rock cut south from the station
Description  hand written 210-CANAL-723- Canal rock cut s. from sta. 397+00
Collection  Francis J. Petrie Collection
Date  October 8, 1920.
Collection  General Photograph Collection
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D11853B  Photograph     
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77.
(Thumbnail) Sir Adam Beck One (image/jpeg)
Title Sir Adam Beck One
Creator  Unknown
Type  Still Image
Collection  General Photograph Collection
Notes  Sir Adam Beck One Power Generating Station
Date  Unknown
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D50359  Black and white photograph     
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78.
(Thumbnail) Sir Adam Beck Power Generating Station and the frozen lower Niagara River (image/jpeg)
Title Sir Adam Beck Power Generating Station and the frozen lower Niagara River
Collection  Francis J. Petrie Collection
Date  January 28, 1938.
  ca 1938
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D417572  Photograph     
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79.
(Thumbnail) Sir Adam Beck Power Generating Station and the lower Niagara River (image/jpeg)
Title Sir Adam Beck Power Generating Station and the lower Niagara River
Collection  Francis J. Petrie Collection
Date  August 23, 1939.
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D417574  Photograph     
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80.
(Thumbnail) Sir Adam Beck Power Plant viewed from the Floral Clock (image/jpeg)
Title Sir Adam Beck Power Plant viewed from the Floral Clock
Creator  Leak, Janice
Description  colour digital image
Date  September 15, 2002.
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D10365  Digital image     
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81.
(Thumbnail) Smeaton Ravine (image/jpeg)
Title Smeaton Ravine
Creator  Bailey, George
Type  Still Image
Collection  General Photograph Collection
Notes  Smeaton Ravine in the centre of the picture with part of Sir Adam Beck Power Station #1 at the left. Taken from the American side of the gorge.
Date  October 1987
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D50321  Colour photograph     
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82.
(Thumbnail) Smeaton Ravine in the Fall (image/jpeg)
Title Smeaton Ravine in the Fall
Type  Still Image
Creator  Seibel, George A.
Description  View of Smeaton Ravine from the Lewiston-Queenston Bridge. The power generators at the summit of the ravine (top of image) belong to the Sir Adam Beck Generating Station No. 1.
Collection  General Photograph Collection
Date  October, 1987.
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D11870  Photograph     
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