Burrell Hecock Passing the Michigan Central Railroad Bridge On An Ice Floe - Details
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   Funded by a donation from Scotia Bank Niagara Falls.  Image scanned by MES. (image/jpeg)
Title Burrell Hecock Passing the Michigan Central Railroad Bridge On An Ice Floe
Description  In 1912 the Ice Bridge broke apart, with Mr. & Mrs. Eldridge Stanton stranded on a piece of Ice - Burrell Hecock attempted to rescue them; all 3 perished in the Lower Niagara River at the Whirlpool Rapids ;
Type  Still Image
Medium  Watercolour
Extent  51.1 x 33.61 cm
Date  February 4, 1912.
Created  1975.
Call Number  WC 95
Is Part of  Watercolour Collection
Subject  Niagara River - Ice
  Niagara River - Accidents
  Niagara River - Lower
  Bridges - Miscellaneous
Place Name  Canada (nation)
Notes  Niagara Falls Heritage Foundation Government of Canada Local Initiatives Grant AK 2403-9 1974 - 1975 ; From a black and white photograph ;
Place Name  Niagara (river)
Publisher  Niagara Falls Heritage Foundation
Record ID  102588
Digital image 
Format image/jpeg
Size  750px X 493px
Resolution  150ppi X 150ppi
Digitization Colour Scan
Equipment Vidar Truscan Titan Atlas Wide-Format
Date 2005-02-03
Notes Funded by a donation from Scotia Bank Niagara Falls. Image scanned by MES.

 

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