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Carta particolare dello istreto e mare iscoperto de Hen. Hudson Ingilese nel. 1611

Carta particolare dello istreto e mare iscoperto de Hen. Hudson Ingile...

The first printed sea chart of Hudson Bay and Hudson strait, it shows coastal towns, prevailing winds, ocean currents, and magnetic deviations of the compass. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

Description du pais des Hurons.

Description du pais des Hurons.

Shows part of Ontario extending from Georgian Bay on the north (Partie du Grand Lac des Hurons) to Lake Ontario on the south and from Lake Huron on the west to Lake Simcoe on the east (Lac Oventarenk). Relief s... More

Hamilton Public Library, Ontario

Hamilton Public Library, Ontario

The first Orange lodges formed in Hamilton in the 1840s and held regular street parades to celebrate King William’s victory at the Battle of the Boyne on July 12, 1690 when he defeated the Jacobites and solidif... More

A Plan of the Straits of St. Mary, and Michilimakinac, to shew the situation & importance of the two westernmost settlements of Canada for the fur trade.

A Plan of the Straits of St. Mary, and Michilimakinac, to shew the sit...

Scale ca. 1:75,000. LC copy has printed title with incorrect date [i.e. 1781] glued in lower right margin. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 770 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a r... More

A south view of Oswego, on Lake Ontario, in North America.
Georges Louis le Rouge - Sault du Niagara, de 135 pieds de haut.

Georges Louis le Rouge - 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

A general map of the middle British colonies, in America; viz Virginia, Màriland, Dèlaware, Pensilvania, New-Jersey, New-York, Connecticut, and Rhode Island: of Aquanishuonîgy, the country of the confederate Indians; comprehending Aquanishuonîgy proper, their place of residence, Ohio and Tïiuxsoxrúntie their deer-hunting countries; Couxsaxráge and Skaniadarâde, their beaver-hunting countries; of the Lakes Erie, Ontario and Champlain, and of part of New-France: Wherein is also shewn the antient and present seats of the Indian nations.

A general map of the middle British colonies, in America; viz Virginia...

Scale ca. 1:2,250,000. Cover title: Middle British colonies in America: Original wrappers. Hand colored, coloration does not agree with legend. Relief shown pictorially. Shows "Longitude west of London" and "fr... More

Suite du cours du fleuve de St. Laurent, depuis Québec jusqu'au Lac Ontario,

Suite du cours du fleuve de St. Laurent, depuis Québec jusqu'au Lac On...

Scale ca. 1:2,850,000. Relief shown pictorially. "Tom XIV, in 4⁰, no. 17. Tome 14, in 8⁰, page 254, no. 2." Appears in Jean François de La Harpe's Abrégé de l'historie générale des voyages. 1780. LC Maps of Nor... More

A general map of the middle British colonies in America: Viz. Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, Pensilvania, New-Jersey, New-York, Connecticut and Rhode-Island: Of Aquanishuonigy the country of the confederate Indians comprehending Aquanishuonigy proper, their places of residence, Ohio and Thuchsochruntie their deer hunting countries, Couchsachrage and Skaniadarade their beaver hunting countries, of the Lakes Erie, Ontario and Champlain, and of part of New France: Wherein is also shewn the antient and present seats of the Indian nations;

A general map of the middle British colonies in America: Viz. Virginia...

Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Shows "West longitude from London" and "from Philadelphia." Scale ca. 1:2,250,000. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 712 Available also through the Library of Congress... More

A general map of the middle British colonies in America: Viz. Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, Pensilvania, New-Jersey, New-York, Connecticut, and Rhode-Island: Of Aquanishuonîgy the country of the Confederate Indians comprehending Aquanishuonigy proper, their places of residence, Ohio and Thuchsochruntie their deer hunting countries, Couchsachrage and Skaniadarade their beaver hunting countries, of the Lakes Erie, Ontario, and Champlain, exhibiting the antient and present seats of the Indian nations.

A general map of the middle British colonies in America: Viz. Virginia...

Scale ca. 1:2,250,000. Hand colored. Prime meridian: Philadelphia and London. Relief shown pictorially. Includes historical notes, text, 3 distance charts, and inset of "A sketch of the remaining part of Ohio R... More

A general map of the middle British colonies in America: Viz. Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, Pensilvania, New-Jersey, New-York, Connecticut, and Rhode-Island: Of Aquanishuonîgy the country of the Confederate Indians comprehending Aquanishuonigy proper, their places of residence, Ohio and Tuchsochruntie their deer hunting countries, Couchsachrage and Skaniadarade, their beaver hunting countries, of the Lakes Erie, Ontario, and Champlain, ... exhibiting the antient and present seats of the Indian nations.

A general map of the middle British colonies in America: Viz. Virginia...

Scale ca. 1:2,250,000. Hand colored. Prime meridian: London and Philadelphia. Relief shown pictorially. Includes numerous notes, especially concerning inland water communications and natural resources, 3 distan... More

A general map of the middle British colonies in America viz. Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, Pensilvania, New-Jersey, New York, Connecticut & Rhode-Island: Of Aquanishuonigy the country of the confederate Indians comprehending Aquanishuonigy proper, their places of residence, Ohio & Thuchsochruntie their deer hunting countries, Couchsachrage & Skaniadarade their beaver hunting countries, of the Lakes Erie, Ontario and Champlain. Wherein is also shewn the antient & present seats of the Indian nations; carefully copied from the original published at Philadelphia,

A general map of the middle British colonies in America viz. Virginia,...

Scale ca. 1:2,250,000. Cover titles: An analysis of a map of the middle British colonies in America. Middle British colonies in America. Hand colored. Prime meridian: London and Philadelphia. Relief shown picto... More

[Powder horn with hand-drawn map of the Hudson River (above Albany), Mohawk River, Niagara region, and Lake Ontario in New York Province].

[Powder horn with hand-drawn map of the Hudson River (above Albany), M...

Untitled pictorial depiction of rivers and fortifications on conical powder horn. Present title devised by cataloguer. Manuscript: Black/brown inks on bovine horn, shellacked. Has pewter pouring spout attached ... More

A general map of the middle British colonies in America, viz. Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, Pensilvania, New-Jersey, New York, Connecticut & Rhode Island: Of Aquanishuonigy the country of the confederate Indians comprehending Aquanishuonigy proper, their places of residence, Ohio & Thuchsochruntie their deer hunting countries, Couchsachrage & Skaniadarade their beaver hunting countries, of the Lakes Erie, Ontario and Champlain. Wherein is also shewn the antient & present seats of the Indian nations.

A general map of the middle British colonies in America, viz. Virginia...

Scale ca. 1:2,250,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Shows "West longitude from London" and "from Philadelphia." Differs from other copies in absence of Connecticut River north of "Great Falls." Diffe... More

A general map of the middle British colonies in America, viz. Virginia, Maryland, Deleware, Pensilvania, New-Jersey, New York, Connecticut & Rhode Island: Of Aquanishuonigy the country of the confederate Indians comprehending Aquanishuonigy proper, their places of residence, Ohio & Thuchsochruntie their deer hunting countries, Couchsachrage & Skaniadarade their beaver hunting countries, of the Lakes Erie, Ontario and Champlain. Wherein is also shewn the antient & present seats of the Indian nations.

A general map of the middle British colonies in America, viz. Virginia...

Scale ca. 1:2,250,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Shows "West longitude from London" and "from Philadelphia." Differs from other copies in absence of Connecticut River north of "Great Falls." Also ... More

A general map of the middle British colonies in America, viz. Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, Pensilvania, New-Jersey, New York, Connecticut & Rhode-Island: Of Aquanishuonigy the country of the confederate Indians comprehending Aquanishuonigy proper, their places of residence, Ohio & Thuchsochruntie their deer hunting countries, Couchsachrage & Skaniadarade their beaver hunting countries, of the Lakes Erie, Ontario and Champlain. Wherein is also shewn the antient & present seats of the Indian nations.
A general map of the middle British colonies in America, viz. Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, Pensilvania, New-Jersey, New York, Connecticut & Rhode-Island: of Aquanishuonigy the country of the confederate Indians comprehending Aquanishuonigy proper, their places of residence, Ohio & Thuchsochruntie their deer hunting countries, Couchsachrage & Skaniadarade their beaver hunting countries, of the Lakes Erie, Ontario and Champlain. Wherein is also shewn the antient & present seats of the Indian nations. Carefully copied from the original published at Philadelphia, by Mr. Lewis Evans.

A general map of the middle British colonies in America, viz. Virginia...

Scale ca. 1:2,250,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Shows "West longitude from London" and "from Philadelphia." Differs from other copies in absence of Connecticut River north of "Great Falls." Also ... More

A general map of the middle British colonies in America, viz. Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, Pensilvania, New-Jersey, New York, Connecticut & Rhode-Island: Of Aquanishuonigy the country of the confederate Indians comprehending Aquanishuonigy proper, their places of residence, Ohio & Thuchsochruntie their deer hunting countries, Couchsachrage & Skaniadarade their beaver hunting countries, of the Lakes Erie, Ontario and Champlain. Wherein is also shewn the antient & present seats of the Indian nations.
A map of the north west parts of America, with the utmost respect, inscrib'd to His Excellency, Sir Guy Carleton, Knight of the Bath: Captain General and Governor of the province of Quebec: General and Commander in Chief of His Majesty's forces in the said province, and frontiers thereof. &c. &c. &c.,

A map of the north west parts of America, with the utmost respect, ins...

Scale ca. 1:2,000,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Annotated with names and descriptive notes and letterpress. Watermark: J. Whatman. Shows Indian tribes of western Ontario, Manitoba, and Saskatchew... More

Caduta di Niagara / G.M.T. fc. 1777.

Caduta di Niagara / G.M.T. fc. 1777.

Print shows a man standing on a rock in the foreground looking at the falls at Niagara. Title from item. Illus. in: Atlante dell' America, contenente le migliori carte geografiche, e topografiche delle principa... More

Map of the Niagara Falls region, including the Niagara River and the Niagara Peninsula

Map of the Niagara Falls region, including the Niagara River and the N...

Scale not given. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Imperfect: Perforated around border. "Falls of Niagara, 149 feet 9 inches perpendicular, measured Decemr. 8th, 1789, by Mejsrs. Ellicotts." Available also through the L... More

View of the falls of Niagara / del. 1790 ; engrav'd by S. Hill.

View of the falls of Niagara / del. 1790 ; engrav'd by S. Hill.

Title from item. Illus. in: The Massachusetts magazine, or, Monthly museum of knowledge and rational entertainment. Boston, Mass. : Isaiah Thomas and Ebenezer T. Andrews, vol. II, no. VII, 1790 (July), opp. p. ... More

Map of the middle states of North America with part of Canada shewing the situation of the principal towns, viz. Columbia [i.e. Washington, D.C.], Baltimore, Philadelphia, New York, Newport, Rhode Island, Boston & Montreal, also their several communications with respect to Lake Ontario.

Map of the middle states of North America with part of Canada shewing ...

Item 32 in exhibit, "City of magnificent distances, the nation's capital," that was presented in 1991 at Library of Congress. Map incorrectly locates "Columbia" (Washington, D.C.) on Shenandoah River Available ... More

A map of Township (No. 14) in the 7th Range of townships, in the County of Ontario, and State of New York : situate & bounded westerly on the Geneseo River, northwardly on Lake Ontario, easterly on the Gerundigut Bay, & south on the north line of Township, No. 13 in 2d. Range : containing 11,721 acs. 3 rs. 34 ps

A map of Township (No. 14) in the 7th Range of townships, in the Count...

Cadastral survey map of original landholdings in what is now the northern part of the city of Rochester (N.Y.) and the town (township) of Irondequoit in the present-day Monroe County (N.Y.). Shows acreages, lan... More

The new House of Parliament for the legislature of the province of Ontario

The new House of Parliament for the legislature of the province of Ont...

This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: [Ottawa].

To the electors of Ontario County. Fellow-citizens. Again an election is approaching and again you are assailed with hand-bills from certain characters of the town of Canadaiqua some of whom have been in the annual habit of presuming to dictate

To the electors of Ontario County. Fellow-citizens. Again an election ...

Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 113, Folder 2b.

Map of the northern part of the state of New York
Sketch of the entrance into Lake Ontario, Upper Canada Octr. 15 1813

Sketch of the entrance into Lake Ontario, Upper Canada Octr. 15 1813

Relief shown pictorially. Pen-and-ink, pencil, and watercolor. Oriented with north to the bottom left. Watermark: CoBatn 180. Minimal level cataloging record. Available also through the Library of Congress Web ... More

Plan of the siege of Plattsburg and capture of the British fleet on Lake Champlain the 11th Sptr. 1814 : to accompany B. Tanner's print of Macdonough's victory

Plan of the siege of Plattsburg and capture of the British fleet on La...

Relief shown by hachures. Minimal level cataloging record. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

The troops disembarking to attack Fort Oswego, under the command of Genl. Drummond and Sir T. Yeo, Lake Ontario, May the 6th 1814 / / By Capt. Steele. 2d. Battn. Royal Marines

The troops disembarking to attack Fort Oswego, under the command of Ge...

Seascape drawing shows British sailors leaving their ships and rowing toward Fort Oswego on Lake Ontario during the War of 1812. The 2nd battalion of the Royal Marines, under Lieutenant General Sir George Gordo... More

Battle of Niagara - Print, Library of Congress collection

Battle of Niagara - Print, Library of Congress collection

Print shows an American infantry charge against British guns during the battle of Lundy's Lane on Lake Niagara, Ontario, July 25th, 1814. This print is shortened on the right side, eliminating half of the fence... More

Map of the province of Upper Canada shewing the organized part thereof and the adjacent county
St. Joseph's Hospital, Galahad
Map of the routes through the middle & northern states and the provinces of Canada : designed to accompany the travelers guide
Hamilton Public Library, Ontario

Hamilton Public Library, Ontario

The original Christ’s Church cathedral was built in 1835 which means it is the oldest extant Anglican cathedral in Ontario and the second oldest in Canada (Holy Trinity Cathedral in Quebec predates it). It was ... More

A map of the province of Upper Canada, describing all the new settlements, townships, & cc. with the countries adjacent, from Quebec to Lake Huron : compiled from the original documents in the Surveyor General's office
Map showing the most direct commercial route from the Atlantic via L. Ontario, to the province of Upper Canada, the north western states & territories, and to the Mississippi.

Map showing the most direct commercial route from the Atlantic via L. ...

Shows area from Washington, D.C., north to above Lake Huron and from Cape Cod to the Mississippi River. Scale [ca. 1:3,000,000]. LC Railroad maps, 73 Description derived from published bibliography. Available a... More

Hamilton Public Library, Ontario

Hamilton Public Library, Ontario

Provision was first made for a market when the Police Village of Hamilton was incorporated in 1833 and the market itself opened for business in 1837. It has existed on primarily the same site ever since althoug... More

Emotions Parisiennes. L'or est une chimère - pour ceux qui n'ont pas le sou / hD.

Emotions Parisiennes. L'or est une chimère - pour ceux qui n'ont pas l...

Print shows a man in a tall black hat with his hands in his pockets, looking sardonically at a window, covered by a grill, behind which sit bowls of coins. Daumier was a French caricaturist and cartoonist, who... More

Niagara, Chute du Fer a Cheval Salathe, sc

Niagara, Chute du Fer a Cheval Salathe, sc

Illustration shows Horseshoe Falls from the Canadian side. Title from item. Illus. in: Excursions daguerriennes. Vues et monuments les plus remarquables du globe. Paris : Rittner et Goupil [etc.], 1842, plate 3... More

Bond House, 143 Ontario Street, Lockport, Niagara County, NY

Bond House, 143 Ontario Street, Lockport, Niagara County, NY

Significance: Once owned by Col. William M. Bond after whom Lockport Street was named. Good Greek Revival details employed in the house as was common in the area. Survey number: HABS NY-6090 Building/structur... 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

Grand Falls at Niagara from near the Table Rock, Canada side, July 22, 1846

Grand Falls at Niagara from near the Table Rock, Canada side, July 22,...

Drawing shows a view from Canadian side of Grand Falls at Niagara with clouds of spray coming up from the majestic falls while four people observe from Table Rock, at right. Purchase; William Reese Company; 200... More

Hamilton Public Library, Ontario

Hamilton Public Library, Ontario

This is the 2nd town hall. The first was a combined town hall/police station/jail/fire hall on King William St. that was opened in 1836. They moved to a site on James Street North in 1839. It was a combined Mar... More

Grand Falls at Niagara from near the observatory, Goat Island, July 22, 1846

Grand Falls at Niagara from near the observatory, Goat Island, July 22...

Drawing shows a view of Niagara Falls from Goat Island including a pedestrian bridge leading to an observation tower.

Niagara River leaving Lewiston, U.S. July 22nd 1846

Niagara River leaving Lewiston, U.S. July 22nd 1846

Drawing shows a lighthouse on a bluff above a narrow opening on the Niagara River near Lewiston, New York. Purchase; William Reese Company; 2000; (DLC/PP-2000:086). Title from item. Accession box no. DLC/PP-2000:086

The rifle brigade quadrilles

The rifle brigade quadrilles

cover only From: Music Copyright Deposits, 1820-1860 (Microfilm M 3106) Also available through the Library of Congress Web Site as facsimile page images. (additional physical form) In bound volumes: Copyright D... More

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

Hamilton, Ontario - 04-Apr-32022189053610

Hamilton, Ontario - 04-Apr-32022189053610

Some local businesses are visible, including: Henry G. Habbin, a local boot and shoe store, and John Fisher, a local tinsmith. This may be one of the earliest photographs of Dundas. King Street in Dundas, circa 1850s.

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

Hamilton Public Library, Ontario

Hamilton Public Library, Ontario

City Hotel was at 55 James Street North and had been built in 1845. By the early 1850s it was the best hotel in Hamilton. The proprietor was Thomas Davidson and he boasted that his “bar was furnished with wines... 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

Kingston, Lake Ontario (Ontario See)

Kingston, Lake Ontario (Ontario See)

Print shows a bird's-eye view of Kingston on Lake Ontario. Title from item. Forms part of: Popular graphic art print filing series (Library of Congress).

[Chinese and others on small bridge, with tower in background, Niagara Falls, N.Y.]
Hamilton, Ontario - City Hotel, 1850s

Hamilton, Ontario - City Hotel, 1850s

City Hotel was at 55 James Street North and had been built in 1845. By the early 1850s it was the best hotel in Hamilton. The proprietor was Thomas Davidson and he boasted that his “bar was furnished with wines... More

Hamilton Public Library, Ontario

Hamilton Public Library, Ontario

Some local businesses are visible, including: Henry G. Habbin, a local boot and shoe store, and John Fisher, a local tinsmith. This may be one of the earliest photographs of Dundas. King Street in Dundas, circa 1850s.

Carpet, 19th century

Carpet, 19th century

Made in Ontario, Canada

Map of Ontario County, New York : from actual surveys /

Map of Ontario County, New York : from actual surveys /

Relief shown by hachures. Shows householders' names. Includes 2 views, 3 insets, and descriptive text. LC Land ownership maps, 533 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

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 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 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

Niagara, from the American side on stone by J. Queen ; P.S. Duval & Co's Steam lith. Press Philada

Niagara, from the American side on stone by J. Queen ; P.S. Duval & Co...

Print shows four men on the bank of the Niagara River observing the waterfalls from the American side. The men are identified on the print as, from left: "R. Martin", "J.J." Sutton" (in pencil as "F.T"), "Jas. ... More

Robert Kirkland Kernighan (1854-1926).

Robert Kirkland Kernighan (1854-1926).

Original Photographs Collection..32022194825937

McQuesten Foundry, 1835-1855

McQuesten Foundry, 1835-1855

A property at James and Merrick Streets was purchased in 1835 and the first foundry in Hamilton was built on the site and became known as McQuesten & Co. with the first owner being Dr. Calvin McQuesten. The ori... More

Hamilton Public Library, Ontario

Hamilton Public Library, Ontario

A property at James and Merrick Streets was purchased in 1835 and the first foundry in Hamilton was built on the site and became known as McQuesten & Co. with the first owner being Dr. Calvin McQuesten. The ori... More

Check your baggage to Oswego. Great northern and western route! via Oswego, Toronto, and Collingwood connecting the eastern cities with Lake Michigan, Huron & Superior. Ontario, Simcoe & Huron railroad ... Albany: Weed, Parsons & Co. printers. [

Check your baggage to Oswego. Great northern and western route! via Os...

Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 122, Folder 8j.

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

View of Hamilton from escarpment (engraving). 1857.

View of Hamilton from escarpment (engraving). 1857.

Original Photographs Collection..32022201868482

Capture of Fort George (Col. Winfield Scott leading the attack) / Chappel.

Capture of Fort George (Col. Winfield Scott leading the attack) / Chap...

Print shows American soldiers storming the gate at Fort George, Ontario. Title from item.

The great prize-fight between Morrissey and the Benicia Boy at Long Point, Canada West - the commencement of the fight / from a sketch taken on the spot by our own artist.

The great prize-fight between Morrissey and the Benicia Boy at Long Po...

Spectators watching a boxing match between John C. Heenan (the Benicia Boy) and John Morrissey.

View of Niagara Falls showing Terrapin Tower on the American Side and Horseshoe Falls on the Canadian side, as seen from Goat Island

View of Niagara Falls showing Terrapin Tower on the American Side and ...

Title devised by Library staff. Forms part of the: Larry Gottheim Collection of stereographs and other early photographs (Library of Congress) Purchase; Larry Gottheim; 2008; (DLC/PP-2008: 007)

Road road route from Boston, Massachusetts to Chicago, Illinois.

Road road route from Boston, Massachusetts to Chicago, Illinois.

Outline map of a strip between Boston and Chicago showing one schematic rail line with many railroad stations named along the line. Mileage table indicating five railroads is at lower right of map. Scale ca. 1:... More

Lundy's Lane / from an original painting by Chappel.

Lundy's Lane / from an original painting by Chappel.

Print shows a battle scene at Lundy's Lane, Ontario, near Niagara Falls, July 25th, 1814. Title from item.

Map of Ontario County, New York /

Map of Ontario County, New York /

General-content county map showing towns (townships), numbered town survey divisions, rural buildings, and rural householders' names; the Canandaigua/Geneva insets show residential lots, lot numbers, land tract... More

Table Rock in winter, Niagara. New York State, 19th century stereoscope card.

Table Rock in winter, Niagara. New York State, 19th century stereoscop...

Photograph shows a close view of Table Rock with icicles, Niagara Falls, Ontario. Title from item. Publisher attribution based on provenance. Gottheim collection code: GNG 22. Forms part of the Larry Gottheim C... More

"Prince of Wales Arch," Table Rock, Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada

"Prince of Wales Arch," Table Rock, Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada

Title devised by Library staff. "Prince of Wales arch, Niagara" in pencil on back. Forms part of the: Larry Gottheim Collection of stereographs and other early photographs (Library of Congress) Purchase; Larry ... More

American Fall and ice mountain. New York (state) 19th Century Stereoscope Card.

American Fall and ice mountain. New York (state) 19th Century Stereosc...

People and horse on ice, Niagara Falls, New York.

Horse Shoe Falls, from ferry landing Niagara

Horse Shoe Falls, from ferry landing Niagara

Title from item. Publisher attribution based on provenance. Gottheim collection code: GNG 58. Forms part of the Larry Gottheim Collection of stereographs and other early photographs (Library of Congress) Purcha... More

Reverend John Philip DuMoulin (1836-1911), 1904-06-08

Reverend John Philip DuMoulin (1836-1911), 1904-06-08

32022201881832..Original Photographs Collection

Bridge to First S...r Island, Niagara ...
Hamilton Public Library, Ontario

Hamilton Public Library, Ontario

"Caption: This tree was planted at the Hamilton Reservoir in 1859 in honour of Mr. Adam Brown, Chairman of the Waterworks Commission. The Waterworks were opened in 1860 by His Royal Highness the Prince of Wales... More

New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland, Ohio and Canada, with parts of adjoining states.

New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland, Ohio and Canad...

Shows state, county, and township boundaries and indicates mileage between stations. Scale 1:1,267,200. At head of title: "G. Woolworth Colton's series of railroad maps, No 3." "Printed for the History of the R... More

Hamilton Public Library, Ontario

Hamilton Public Library, Ontario

Richard Mott Wanzer was an American who moved to Hamilton in the late 1850s and set up to manufacture sewing machines. His first factory opened in 1859-1860 in a stone building at the southwest corner of Vine a... More

Wanzer Sewing Machine Company, 1860-1868

Wanzer Sewing Machine Company, 1860-1868

Richard Mott Wanzer was an American who moved to Hamilton in the late 1850s and set up to manufacture sewing machines. His first factory opened in 1859-1860 in a stone building at the southwest corner of Vine a... More

Hamilton Public Library, Ontario

Hamilton Public Library, Ontario

In the fall of 1855 ground was broken on what was to become Hamilton’s pre-eminent hotel. Opened in October of 1857 at a cost of nearly £25,000 the Royal Hotel was in business. It was at this hotel that the Pri... More

Moon-light point view. New York (state) 19th Century Stereoscope Card.

Moon-light point view. New York (state) 19th Century Stereoscope Card.

Moonlight view of Niagara Falls. No. 176. On mount: Niagara scenery by S. Davis.

Below Table Rock Niagara. New York State, 19th century stereoscope card.

Below Table Rock Niagara. New York State, 19th century stereoscope car...

Photograph shows Table Rock in winter with icicles, Thomas Barnett's museum (far left) and other buildings in the distance, Niagara Falls, Ontario. Title from item. Publisher attribution based on provenance. Go... More

Below Table Rock in winter Niagara

Below Table Rock in winter Niagara

Photograph shows a footpath below Table Rock, Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada. Title from item. Publisher attribution based on provenance. Gottheim collection code: GNG 88. Forms part of the Larry Gottheim Colle... More

Adam Brown (1826-1926) standing against the tree that was planted in his honour in 1859. 1915-05-05

Adam Brown (1826-1926) standing against the tree that was planted in h...

"Caption: This tree was planted at the Hamilton Reservoir in 1859 in honour of Mr. Adam Brown, Chairman of the Waterworks Commission. The Waterworks were opened in 1860 by His Royal Highness the Prince of Wales... More

Royal Hotel, 1857-1935

Royal Hotel, 1857-1935

In the fall of 1855 ground was broken on what was to become Hamilton’s pre-eminent hotel. Opened in October of 1857 at a cost of nearly £25,000 the Royal Hotel was in business. It was at this hotel that the Pri... More

Niagara. General view of the Horseshoe Fall from Biddle's Stair Case
Cave of the Winds, Niagara. New York (state) 19th Century Stereoscope Card.

Cave of the Winds, Niagara. New York (state) 19th Century Stereoscope ...

Man standing by bridge at lower part of waterfalls, Cave of the Winds, Niagara Falls. No. 781.

Map of the United Counties of Leeds and Grenville, Canada West
Hamilton Public Library, Ontario

Hamilton Public Library, Ontario

The building began life as a three storey three bay stone Post office that was constructed from 1856-1858, meaning it is a pre-confederation public building. One of the only other surviving pre-confederation pu... More

Hamilton, Ontario - Post Office, 1858

Hamilton, Ontario - Post Office, 1858

The building began life as a three storey three bay stone Post office that was constructed from 1856-1858, meaning it is a pre-confederation public building. One of the only other surviving pre-confederation pu... More

King & James, Hamilton. Looking east on King from just west of James. 1862.

King & James, Hamilton. Looking east on King from just west of James. ...

Head-of-the-Lake Historical Society Collection. .32022201897556

Map shewing the several routes proposed for the passage of gunboats to the Lakes via: Erie and Oswego Canal; Champlain [Canal]; Illinois River and Chicago [Canal]; Wisconsin, Green Bay [Canal]

Map shewing the several routes proposed for the passage of gunboats to...

Scale ca. 1:3,600,000. Shows canals and navigation routes in northeastern United States and southeastern Canada. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Civil War maps (2nd... More

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