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(Thumbnail) Aerial view of the Upper Niagara River above the American Falls towards Luna and Goat Island (image/jpeg)
Title Aerial view of the Upper Niagara River above the American Falls towards Luna and Goat Island
Notes  - Toronto Power Plant: upper right, Niagara Falls, Ont.: top of photo
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Local History Collection
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Filing No.   Format       
D12755  Photograph     
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(Thumbnail) American Falls and City of Niagara Falls, NY (image/jpeg)
Title American Falls and City of Niagara Falls, NY
Creator  Knobloch, Albert
Type  Still Image
Collection  Albert Knobloch Collection
Date  early 1970s
Description  Early 1970s showing beginning of demolition of old downtown for construction of the new shopping mall & Wintergarden - Convention Center is under construction (finished 1973)
Notes  Scanned from a colour photograph
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(Thumbnail) American Falls from Luna Island, Niagara Falls, NY (image/jpeg)
Title American Falls from Luna Island, Niagara Falls, NY
Collection  Postcard Collection
Date  ca 1939
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Filing No.   Format       
D419136  Postcard     
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(Thumbnail) Both the Bridal & American Falls from Luna Island (image/jpeg)
Title Both the Bridal & American Falls from Luna Island
Creator  Jachlewski, David J.
Notes  - photo entered in the Niagara Falls International Photo Contest
Date  May, 1976.
Collection  General Photograph Collection
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Filing No.   Format       
D415609  Photograph     
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(Thumbnail) Brink of the American Falls, Facing Luna and Goat Islands (image/jpeg)
Title Brink of the American Falls, Facing Luna and Goat Islands
Creator  Porteus, Andrew C.
Notes  Part of the 2004 Snapshot of Niagara Falls project. This photo was taken from Prospect Point
Date  June 15, 2004.
Collection  Snapshot of Niagara Falls 2004
Notes  Negative available
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Filing No.   Format       
D419457  Photograph     
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(Thumbnail) Cave of the Winds Boardwalk taken from Luna Island (image/jpeg)
Title Cave of the Winds Boardwalk taken from Luna Island
Creator  Porteus, Andrew C.
Notes  Part of the 2004 Snapshot of Niagara Falls project.
Date  June 15, 2004.
Collection  Snapshot of Niagara Falls 2004
Notes  Negative available
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Filing No.   Format       
D419446  Photograph     
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(Thumbnail) Clifton House from Lunar [Luna] Island Niagara Falls (image/jpeg)
Title Clifton House from Lunar [Luna] Island Niagara Falls
Type  Still Image
Collection  Postcard Collection
  Niagara Falls Heritage Foundation Collection
Notes  Incline Railway leading from the Clifton Hotel down to Maid of the Mist dock visible to the left of the hotel ; card was mailed on March 28 1914, message and address are not readable ;
Date  ca 1912
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Filing No.   Format       
D421639  Postcard     
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(Thumbnail) Collapsed Falls View Bridge with onlookers on Luna Island. (image/jpeg)
Title Collapsed Falls View Bridge with onlookers on Luna Island.
Creator  Unknown
Type  Still Image
Collection  General Photograph Collection
Notes  An ice jam in January 1938 caused the Falls View Bridge to collapse on the 27th. Onlookers can be seen on Luna Island in the foreground. Several people are also gathered just south of the bridge on the ice.
Date  1938
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Filing No.   Format       
D504130  Black and white photograph     
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(Thumbnail) Ernest Fox - Self Portrait, sitting on Luna Island, by the American Falls in Winter (image/jpeg)
Title Ernest Fox - Self Portrait, sitting on Luna Island, by the American Falls in Winter
Creator  Fox, Ernest
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
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Filing No.   Format       
D12415  Postcard     
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(Thumbnail) Eroding of the American Falls (image/jpeg)
Title Eroding of the American Falls
Creator  Tiplin, Albert H.
Notes  This view of the American Falls (from Luna Island) is much different than the one we know today. Notice the large rock protrusion in the middle of the crest which, due to years of erosion, has since been whittled away to the point that it is barely evident.
Date  1938.
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Local History Collection
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Filing No.   Format       
D11851  Photograph     
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(Thumbnail) Goat and Luna Islands from Prospect Park, July 3, 1901 (image/jpeg)
Title Goat and Luna Islands from Prospect Park, July 3, 1901
Creator  Bullock, Kim
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Notes  A sketch of Goat Island and Luna Island from Prospect Park in Niagara Falls, N.Y. done by Katie C. Niles
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12.
(Thumbnail) Ice Arch - Luna Island (image/jpeg)
Title Ice Arch - Luna Island
Creator  Curtis, George E.
Type  Still Image
Collection  General Photograph Collection
Notes  Ice archway formed on Luna island
Date  Circa late 1800's
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Filing No.   Format       
D505096  Stereographic image     
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(Thumbnail) Ice conditions American Falls from Luna Island (image/jpeg)
Title Ice conditions American Falls from Luna Island
Type  Still Image
Collection  Kiwanis Collection
  OPG (Ontario Power Generation Inc.) Collection
Created  February 15, 1909.
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Filing No.   Format       
D422164  Black and white photograph     
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14.
(Thumbnail) Luna Island (image/jpeg)
Title Luna Island
Creator  Sanders, M. E.
Notes  Photograph entered into the Niagara Falls International Photo Contest held May 1976 ;
Date  May 30, 1976.
Collection  General Photograph Collection
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Filing No.   Format       
D415537  Colour photograph     
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(Thumbnail) Luna Island and the American Falls (image/jpeg)
Title Luna Island and the American Falls
Creator  Jachlewski, David J.
Notes  Photo entered in the Niagara Falls International Photo Contest
Date  May, 1976.
Collection  General Photograph Collection
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Filing No.   Format       
D415607  Photograph     
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(Thumbnail) Luna Island and American Falls from Goat Island (image/jpeg)
Title Luna Island and American Falls from Goat Island
Creator  Soule, John P.
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Local History Collection
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Filing No.   Format       
D416531  Stereographic image     
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(Thumbnail) Luna Island, Niagara (image/jpeg)
Title Luna Island, Niagara
Creator  Strohmeyer and Wyman
Type  Still Image
Collection  General Photograph Collection
Notes  Card reads "As gay as with its fringe of summer flowers"
Date  1893
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Filing No.   Format       
D505097  Stereographic image     
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18.
(Thumbnail) Luna Island and the Rainbow Bridge (image/jpeg)
Title Luna Island and the Rainbow Bridge
Creator  Unknown
Type  Still Image
Collection  General Photograph Collection
Notes  The observation area to the right is Luna Island which is situated between the American and Bridal Veil Falls. The Rainbow bridge in the background replaced the collapsed Falls View Bridge in 1941.
Date  unknown
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Filing No.   Format       
D504194  Black and white photograph     
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19.
(Thumbnail) Luna Island - Snowbound (image/jpeg)
Title Luna Island - Snowbound
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Local History Collection
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Filing No.   Format       
D415586  Stereographic image     
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20.
(Thumbnail) Luna Island in the Winter (image/jpeg)
Title Luna Island in the Winter
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Local History Collection
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Filing No.   Format       
D415584  Stereographic image     
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21.
(Thumbnail) Niagara Falls America's scenic wonders, Luna Island Bridge (image/jpeg)
Title Niagara Falls America's scenic wonders, Luna Island Bridge
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
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D11113  Scan from book     
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22.
(Thumbnail) Niagara Falls - From Goat Island, Facing the American Falls, Rainbow Bridge & Prospect Point Tower (image/jpeg)
Title Niagara Falls - From Goat Island, Facing the American Falls, Rainbow Bridge & Prospect Point Tower
Creator  Kahle, Warren
Description  Colour photograph
Date  May, 1976.
Collection  General Photograph Collection
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Filing No.   Format       
D416521  Photograph     
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23.
(Thumbnail) Niagara Falls - Luna Island in Winter (image/jpeg)
Title Niagara Falls - Luna Island in Winter
Description  Black & white from book Niagara Falls ; published by L. H. Nelson Company, Portland Maine 1908
Notes  Illustration titled Luna Island - Winter ; Caption reads ...note what a transformation has taken place. The ice and snow encroach upon the cataract as if to overflow and lay their white mantle of peace upon the surging waters
Date  1908.
Collection  Casino Niagara Cares Regional Heritage Collection
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Filing No.   Format       
D11273  Scan from book     
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24.
(Thumbnail) Official guide to Niagara - Embedded rock in path on Luna Island (image/jpeg)
Title Official guide to Niagara - Embedded rock in path on Luna Island
Description  Black & white scan from book ;
Notes  Scan from the book Official Guide Niagara Falls, River. Electric, Historic, Geologic, Hydraulic by Peter A. Porter with illustrations by Charles D Arnold published 1901 ; "...an unknown but patient hand has carved the historic words: "All is change, Eternal Progress, No death". Who carved them no one knows, and where he lies interred is a mystery ; but here in full view of countless thousands of annual visitors, stands his epitaph and the ceaseless roar of Niagara sings for him a grand and everlasting requiem" ;
Date  1901.
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Local History Collection
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Filing No.   Format       
D11859  Scan from book     
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25.
(Thumbnail) Spectators on Luna Island in the Winter (image/jpeg)
Title Spectators on Luna Island in the Winter
Creator  Unknown
Type  Still Image
Collection  Francis J. Petrie Collection
Notes  The American Falls appear to be completely frozen. Judging by the number of people that can be seen both above the gorge and below it is probable that this was taken in 1938, the year that the Falls View Bridge collapsed.
Date  unknown
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D504191  Black and white photograph     
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26.
(Thumbnail) Stairs leading to the base of the Niagara Gorge. (image/jpeg)
Title Stairs leading to the base of the Niagara Gorge.
Creator  Unknown
Type  Still Image
Collection  General Photograph Collection
Notes  The Rainbow Bridge can be seen in the background. Stairs can be seen beside the Bridal Veil Falls which would take people down to the river in the gorge. Behind the trees on the right, people can be seen on Luna Island.
Date  unknown
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D504129  Black and white photograph     
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(Thumbnail) Straight Vertical Downview of the American Falls and Luna Island (image/jpeg)
Title Straight Vertical Downview of the American Falls and Luna Island
Creator  Knobloch, Albert
Type  Still Image
Collection  Albert Knobloch Collection
Notes  Scanned from a colour photograph
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(Thumbnail) Upper Niagara River at the Brink of the American Falls as seen from Luna Island, Rainbow Bridge in background (image/jpeg)
Title Upper Niagara River at the Brink of the American Falls as seen from Luna Island, Rainbow Bridge in background
Collection  Francis J. Petrie Collection
  General Photograph Collection
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D417005  Photograph     
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(Thumbnail) Winter on Luna island, Niagara Falls (image/jpeg)
Title Winter on Luna island, Niagara Falls
Creator  Unknown
Type  Still Image
Collection  General Photograph Collection
Notes  Man in silhouette walking in the snow on Luna Island.
Date  Circa late 1800's
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Filing No.   Format       
D505094  Stereographic image     
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