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   Official guide to Niagara - Bossy Simms the cow at the American Falls (image/jpeg)
Title Official guide to Niagara - Bossy Simms the cow at the American Falls
Medium  Scan from book
Description  Black & white scan from book ; copy of a sketch taken from a photograph in the 1860s ; Terrapin Point Tower in backgound ;
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 LHC 917.4799 P847 ; Bossy Simms the Cow was owned by the Superintendent of the Inclined Railway. She frequently would wade out into the water less than 100 feet from the brink of the American Falls. The sight of Bossy was a curious attraction to many a visitor of the times ;
Date  1860.
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Local History Collection
Old Call Number  LHC - 917.4799 P847
Rights Holder  ©Niagara Falls Public Library
Subject  Animals
  Niagara Falls - American Falls
  Terrapin Point and Tower
Place Name  Niagara Falls (waterfall)
  Terrapin Point (cape)
Record ID  91176
Digital image 
Format image/jpeg
Size  503px X 475px
Resolution  150ppi X 150ppi
Digitization B&W Scan
Equipment Epson Perfection 1260
Date 2003-07-03
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D11844  Scan from book     

 

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