Queenston Collection

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Subject:  Railroad tracks 
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Canadian end of the Lewiston-Queenston Bridge. 
Images  1921,   Sepia coloured photograph of a suspension bridge with railway track in the middle.
Queen Street in Queenston (about 1920) 
Images  1920,   Black and white photographs of Queen Street in Queenston, Ontario "Queen St. Queenston (about 1920)"
Ice jam on Niagara River, 1909 
Images  Spring 1909,   Black and white postcards of snow clearing efforts in Queenston during ice jam on the Niagara River; April and May, 1909. Photographs: Clearing Queenston Docks, May 6, 1909 Clearing railway tracks Removing ice jam at Queenston with rotary plow, May 6, 1909 Niagara River ice jam, April,...
Queenston Docks 
Images  1954,   Black and white photographs of Queenston Docks, showing flooded buildings and mounting ice on the Niagara River. Could it be the ice jam in 1955? "Queenston dock 1954"
Queenston-Lewiston Bridge, 1925.
Images  1925,   Black and white photo of a suspension bridge over Niagara Gorge and the railway tracks along the Niagara River. The old (the second) Queenston-Lewiston Suspension Bridge was originally built near the location of the present-day Rainbow Bridge, and was re-elected in Queenston in 1898, after the...
A trolley car of Niagara Falls Park and River Railway crossing Queenston-Lewiston Suspension Bridge 
Images    Black and white photograph of a railway train on a single streetcar track crossing the Queenston-Lewiston Suspension Bridge. Undated photo, probably was taken between 1899 and 1902. The second Queenston - Lewiston Suspension Bridge was officially opened on July 21st 1899, connecting two railway...
Deep Hollow 1929 
Images  1929,   Black and white photograph of Niagara River and a gully called Deep Hollow, taken in winter 1929. In the background - Lewiston on American side of Niagara River. There are railway tracks along the river on Canadian side (foreground). Reverse: "Deep Hollow 1929"
Deep Hollow in Queenston. 
Images    Black and white photograph of Niagara River and a gully called Deep Hollow with railway tracks along the river. Undated, probably 1929. Reverse: "This is at an entry but show practical the same exposure by daylight. Jean Huggins Box 37 Queenston L0S 1L0"
Rail cars of Great Gorge Route 
Images    Black and white photographs of Great Gorge Route Railway cars along the banks of Niagara River. The Great Gorge Route was a popular Niagara river attraction from 1895 - 1935. This electric trolley line ran from Niagara Falls (Prospect Park) to Lewiston, NY along the banks of the Niagara River,...
Queenston-Lewiston Suspension Bridge 
Images    Black and white photographs of the Queenston-Lewiston Suspension Bridge. Most of them taken from Lewiston, N.Y. towards Queenston in Canada with the gatehouse on the Canadian side of the bridge and fish traps in the Niagara river (on the left). The second Queenston - Lewiston Suspension Bridge...
Queenston crash of 1915 
Texts    Article in series "Footnotes to history"
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Queenston Collection

Queenston Collection includes an extensive historical material from the area collected by Jean Huggins.