Burrell Hecock Memorial Plaque, Niagara Falls - Details
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   Burrell Hecock Memorial Plaque, Niagara Falls (image/jpeg)
Title Burrell Hecock Memorial Plaque, Niagara Falls
Creator  Unknown
Type  Still Image
Collection  General Photograph Collection
Extent  4" by 5.5"
Medium (f)  Black and white photograph
Notes  The memorial marker reads:
"To the memory of Burrell Hecock of Cleveland Ohio aged 17 years who lost his life in an heroic attempt to rescue Mr. and Mrs. Eldridge Stanton of Toronto Ontario when the ice bridge in the gorge immediately below was swept down the Niagara River and into the Whirlpool Rapids, February 4th, 1912".
Provenance  The Petrie Collection
Subject  Monuments
  Niagara River - Ice
Place Name  Niagara (river)
Source  Niagara Falls (Ont.) Public Library
Record ID  397318
Digital image 
Format image/jpeg
Size  750px X 914px
Resolution  150ppi X 150ppi
Digitization B&W Scan
Equipment Unknown
Date 2013-12-30
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D525950  Black and white photograph     

 

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