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Sault du Niagara, de 135 pieds de haut.

Sault du Niagara, de 135 pieds de haut.

Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 440; 651/1

Cartouche showing a French missionary, a trapper, and a naked Native around a large skin with text, above a view of Niagara Falls around which are many beaver

Cartouche showing a French missionary, a trapper, and a naked Native a...

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: Atlas geographicvs maior ... / per Iohannem Baptistam Homannvm. Norimbergae : Curantibus Homannianis Heredibus, 1753-59 [i.e., 1781 ; v. 1, 1759], no. 139. Published ... more

A map of the United States of North America : drawn from a number of critical researches

A map of the United States of North America : drawn from a number of c...

America Transformed: This large wall map details the United States at the onset of the 19th century. The young nation’s western boundary is the Mississippi River, based on the 1783 Paris Peace Treaty. In additi... more

Niagara Falls from "Travels through the Canadas, ... to which is subjoined a comparative view of the manners and customs of several of the Indian nations of North and South America, etc"

Niagara Falls from "Travels through the Canadas, ... to which is subjo...

This image has been taken from scan 000236 from "Travels through the Canadas, ... to which is subjoined a comparative view of the manners and customs of several of the Indian nations of North and South America,... more

Niagara Falls from "[Travels through the States of North America, and the Provinces of Upper and Lower Canada, during the years 1795, 1796, and 1797.]"

Niagara Falls from "[Travels through the States of North America, and ...

This image has been taken from scan 000144 from "[Travels through the States of North America, and the Provinces of Upper and Lower Canada, during the years 1795, 1796, and 1797.]". The title and subject terms ... more

Niagara Falls from "Travels in some parts of North America, in the years 1804, 1805, & 1806. Second edition improved"

Niagara Falls from "Travels in some parts of North America, in the yea...

This image has been taken from scan 000179 from "Travels in some parts of North America, in the years 1804, 1805, & 1806. Second edition improved". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated ... more

Niagara Falls from "[Travels in the United States of America in 1806, 1807, 1819-10 including an account of passages betwixt America and Britain, and travels through various parts of Great Britain, Ireland, and Upper Canada, etc.]"

Niagara Falls from "[Travels in the United States of America in 1806, ...

This image has been taken from scan 000527 from "[Travels in the United States of America in 1806, 1807, 1819-10 including an account of passages betwixt America and Britain, and travels through various parts o... more

Niagara Falls from "Visit to the Falls of Niagara in 1800"

Niagara Falls from "Visit to the Falls of Niagara in 1800"

This image has been taken from scan 000011 from "Visit to the Falls of Niagara in 1800". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users of the British Library's flickr... more

Fowler's new map of the Hudson River : with a description of the adjoining country : the distances of the different towns, &c. on the Canal, from Albany to Buffalo, the distances of the different towns from Albany, by stage, to Niagara Falls, Lake George, &c

Fowler's new map of the Hudson River : with a description of the adjoi...

New map of the Hudson River Courtesy of Boston Public Library

Niagara Falls by Fanny Appleton, June 1833

Niagara Falls by Fanny Appleton, June 1833

Pencil sketch of Niagara Falls, inscribed "The horse shoe falls from the piazza at Forsyths. June 22nd"

Niagara Falls from "De Aardbol. Magazijn van hedendaagsche land- en volkenkunde ... Met platen en kaarten. [Deel 4-9 by P. H. W.]"

Niagara Falls from "De Aardbol. Magazijn van hedendaagsche land- en vo...

This image has been taken from scan 000078 from volume 10 of "De Aardbol. Magazijn van hedendaagsche land- en volkenkunde ... Met platen en kaarten. [Deel 4-9 by P. H. W.]". The title and subject terms of this ... more

Clifton House & Niagara, Monday, July 22d, 1846, from above the Stair - Table Rock

Clifton House & Niagara, Monday, July 22d, 1846, from above the Stair ...

Drawing shows view of the Clifton House on the left and the American Falls on the right at Niagara Falls. Purchase; William Reese Company; 2000; (DLC/PP-2000:086). Title from item. Alternate title from accompan... more

Biddle Stair, Goat Island, July 22, 1846

Biddle Stair, Goat Island, July 22, 1846

Drawing showing two women observing Grand Falls from Goat Island. Purchase; William Reese Company; 2000; (DLC/PP-2000:086). Title from item. Alternate title from accompanying caption. Exhibited: American Treasu... more

Niagara Falls the falls of Niagara

Niagara Falls the falls of Niagara

This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Goupil.

Distance map of the state of New York : containing all the towns in the state.

Distance map of the state of New York : containing all the towns in th...

General-content state wall map. Does not show specific distances or administrative towns (townships). LC copy imperfect: Shellacked, very darkened, brittle, cracked, wooden hanging rods removed. Available also ... more

Niagara Falls. Suspension bridge drawn from nature by Aug. Köllner ; lith. by Deroy ; printed by Cattier

Niagara Falls. Suspension bridge drawn from nature by Aug. Köllner ; l...

Print shows a train and horse and buggy crossing the Niagara River on a suspension bridge with the Niagara Falls in the distance. Title from item. Library of Congress copy is folded at bottom. Inscribed in ink ... more

Sketch of Niagara Falls, including Terrapin Tower

Sketch of Niagara Falls, including Terrapin Tower

Title devised by Library staff. Stamped on verso: From the file of James F. Queen artist, 1824-1889. (DLC/PP-1997:105) Forms part of: Marian S. Carson collection at the Library of Congress. Forms part of: Docum... more

Sketch of Niagara Falls, with a man and a woman walking on a footpath on lower left, including Terrapin Tower at left center, and notation to make waterfall "green"

Sketch of Niagara Falls, with a man and a woman walking on a footpath ...

Title devised by Library staff. Stamped on verso: From the file of James F. Queen artist, 1824-1889. (DLC/PP-1997:105) Forms part of: Marian S. Carson collection at the Library of Congress. Forms part of: Docum... more

Sketch of Niagara Falls from the American side, with notations "wider" and "light" (partially obscured by chalk highlights)

Sketch of Niagara Falls from the American side, with notations "wider"...

Title devised by Library staff. Stamped on verso: From the file of James F. Queen artist, 1824-1889. (DLC/PP-1997:105) Forms part of: Marian S. Carson collection at the Library of Congress. Forms part of: Docum... more

map from "The Hudson. Illustrated with pen and pencil ... together with the Route to Niagara Falls"

map from "The Hudson. Illustrated with pen and pencil ... together wit...

This image has been taken from scan 000040 from "The Hudson. Illustrated with pen and pencil ... together with the Route to Niagara Falls". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tag... more

Map of Niagara County, New York /

Map of Niagara County, New York /

County map showing towns (townships), numbered town subsections, irregular landholdings, rural buildings, and householders' names. Also indicates the vertical and horizontal numbering system of the township/ran... more

The American falls from the Cave of the Winds

The American falls from the Cave of the Winds

Drawing shows Niagara Falls from the side and below, from the vantage point of the Cave of the Winds. Wallis was a British Commissioner from the Foreign Office to the United States in 1853. Originally 1 of 37 d... more

The Three Sisters (three islands) from Great Island, Falls of Niagara

The Three Sisters (three islands) from Great Island, Falls of Niagara

Drawing shows islands in the rapids above Niagara Falls on the American side. Wallis was a British Commissioner from the Foreign Office to the United States in 1853. Originally 1 of 37 drawings in portfolios wi... more

The falls of Niagara from Goat Island

The falls of Niagara from Goat Island

Drawing shows Niagara Falls looking toward Terrapin Tower on the American side and the Canadian Horseshoe Falls and Canadian from Goat Island. Some houses are visible in the Canadian town of Niagara Falls. Wal... more

The falls of Niagara from near Biddles Stairs

The falls of Niagara from near Biddles Stairs

Drawing shows Niagara Falls from the American side looking toward Horseshoe Falls on the Canadian side, from the vantage point of Biddles Stairs. Wallis was a British Commissioner from the Foreign Office to the... more

The American falls, Niagara, from the steamboat

The American falls, Niagara, from the steamboat

Drawing shows Niagara Falls on the American side, looking toward Horseshoe Falls on the Canadian side from below. The Terrapin Tower, built in 1833 and torn down in 1873, looms above the falls. Wallis was a Br... more

The falls of Niagara from the rock above the ferry, American side

The falls of Niagara from the rock above the ferry, American side

Drawing shows Niagara Falls from the American side looking across to the Canadian side. Terrapin Tower, built in 1833 and destroyed in 1873 hovers between the American and Canadian falls. Wallis was a British C... more

The falls of Niagara from near the suspension bridge

The falls of Niagara from near the suspension bridge

Drawing shows Niagara Falls and a barely visible Terrapin Tower through the trees from a vantage point near the suspension bridge, which is not visible. Wallis was a British Commissioner from the Foreign Office... more

The Horse Shoe Falls, Niagara, from the Canada side

The Horse Shoe Falls, Niagara, from the Canada side

Drawing shows Niagara Falls on the Canadian side, looking toward Horseshoe Falls from the shore. The Terrapin Tower, built in 1833 and torn down in 1873 on the American side, hovers against the edge of the fal... more

The rapids above the American falls, Niagara

The rapids above the American falls, Niagara

Drawing shows the rapids above Niagara Falls on the American side. Wallis was a British Commissioner from the Foreign Office to the United States in 1853. Originally 1 of 37 drawings in portfolios with binder's... more

The American falls, Niagara, from the steamboat

The American falls, Niagara, from the steamboat

Drawing shows Niagara Falls on the American side from below. Terrapin Tower, built in 1833 and destroyed in 1873, hovers above the falls on the right. Wallis was a British Commissioner from the Foreign Office t... more

Map of the town of Niagara /

Map of the town of Niagara /

Township cadastral map showing original survey lots/lines/numbers, contemporary property tracts/lines/numbers, tract acreages, and landowners' names. Also covers the present-day area of the City of Niagara Fall... more

Portrait of a Family Visiting Niagara Falls

Portrait of a Family Visiting Niagara Falls

Visiting the breathtaking Niagara Falls required wearing raingear. This family had itself portrayed twice by the ambrotypist: once with and once without raincoats in the exact same spot. The famous tourist attr... more

Portrait of a Family Visiting Niagara Falls

Portrait of a Family Visiting Niagara Falls

Visiting the breathtaking Niagara Falls required wearing raingear. This family had itself portrayed twice by the ambrotypist: once with and once without raincoats in the exact same spot. The famous tourist attr... more

Map of the villages of Niagara Falls & Niagara City, New York : the village of Elgin and the city of The Falls, Canada West

Map of the villages of Niagara Falls & Niagara City, New York : the vi...

Cadastral map showing lot lines and selected landowners' names. Publisher's statement from t.p. of accompanying text. Accompanied by text: Niagara Falls, the great manufacturing village of the West : being a st... more