Fallsview [Falls View] Bridge, collapsed Jan. 27 1938, salvaging at right, Feb. 16th - Details
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   Fallsview [Falls View] Bridge, collapsed Jan. 27 1938, salvaging at right, Feb. 16th (image/jpeg)
Title Fallsview [Falls View] Bridge, collapsed Jan. 27 1938, salvaging at right, Feb. 16th
Type  Still Image
Collection  Postcard Collection
Extent  13.78 x 9.14 cm
Medium  Black and white postcard
Provenance  Donated by John Burtniak, February 1970
Notes  Reverse reads Falls View Bridge, collapsed from ice pressure against abuttments on American end January 27 1938 when the river below the falls was choked by greatest ice jam in history. Built 1898, length 1240 feet, 192 feet above water ;
Source  Niagara Falls (Ont.) Public Library
Place Name  Niagara (river)
Publisher  F H Leslie Limited Niagara Falls Ont.
Subject  Winter Scenes - Niagara
  Niagara River - Ice
  Bridges - Fallsview/Honeymoon/Upper Steel Arch
Created  February 16, 1938.
Place Name  Niagara (river)
Record ID  102836
Digital image 
Format image/jpeg
Size  750px X 489px
Resolution  150ppi X 150ppi
Digitization Colour Scan
Equipment Microtek ScanMaker i900
Date 2005-02-25
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D421355  Postcard     

 

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