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   Niagara Parks Police removing Peter DeBernardi from cable attached to Spanish Aero Car (image/jpeg)
Title Niagara Parks Police removing Peter DeBernardi from cable attached to Spanish Aero Car
Creator  Bailey, George
Medium  Photograph
Extent  6" x 4" colour
Notes  On the 9th of September 1990 Peter Debernardi along with Wayne J Harris attempted to hang a Canadian flag from one of the Spanish AeroCar's cables, some 200 feet above the Whirlpool Rapids. He attached himself to the cable by means of a harness and pulley. He then planned to roll himself out to the midpoint of the cable, attach the flag, and then expected to be rescued by the cable car. He attempted the stunt in order to protest the Niagara Parks Commission which prohibits stunting in and around the Falls ; From the personal collection of George Bailey ; <B>Image may not be reproduced without the written permission of George Bailey;
Provenance  George Bailey
Date  September 9, 1990.
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Old Call Number  12953
Rights Holder  George Bailey
Rights  George Bailey
Subject  Stunts and Stunters
  Niagara Whirlpool and Rapids
  Police
  Spanish Aero Car
Place Name  Niagara (river)
  Niagara (river)
Record ID  92766
Digital image 
Format image/jpeg
Size  750px X 494px
Resolution  150ppi X 150ppi
Digitization Colour Scan
Equipment Epson Perfection 1260
Date 2004-01-02
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D12953  Photograph     

 

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