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   Funded by a donation from Scotia Bank Niagara Falls.  Image scanned by MES. (image/jpeg)
Title Barnett House at Table Rock ...
Creator  Breton, Carol
Type  Still Image
Medium  Watercolour
Extent  25.49 x 36.37 cm
Call Number  WC 20
Is Part of  Watercolour Collection
Subject  Niagara Falls Museum
  Front, the
  Hotels
Place Name  Canada (nation)
Notes  Niagara Falls Heritage Foundation Government of Canada Local Initiatives Grant AK 2403-9 1974 - 1975 ; research by George Seibel ; In 1827 Thomas Barnett built a stone residence near Table Rock which he intended for a residence. He made it into a Museum instead, with an annex further down the River. When Saul Davis built his Table Rock adjoining Barnett's, with an observation tower, Barnett added an observation tower to his building. After the opening of Barnett's large new Museum in 1860, this Table Rock House became a souvenir store called "Canadian Indian Store" ;
Place Name  Niagara Falls (inhabited place)
Publisher  Niagara Falls Heritage Foundation
Date  ca 1974 (reproduction)
Record ID  102799
Digital image 
Format image/jpeg
Size  750px X 1070px
Resolution  150ppi X 150ppi
Digitization Colour Scan
Equipment Vidar Truscan Titan Atlas Wide-Format
Date 2005-02-23
Notes Funded by a donation from Scotia Bank Niagara Falls. Image scanned by MES.

 

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