Queenston Collection


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Niagara Township Winners, elected in December 1957. 
Images  10 Dec 1957,   Black and white photograph of Niagara Township Winners after election on December 9, 1957. From left to right are Trustees Robert Kirkby and Ernest Selway, Deputy Reeve Fred Goring; Reeve Harry Dawson(Seated), Councillors George Carr, Jean Huggins (Mrs. A. E.) and J. Henry Freel. Photo was...
Canadian end of the Lewiston-Queenston Bridge. 
Images  1921,   Sepia coloured photograph of a suspension bridge with railway track in the middle.
Steps to Queenston Dock, 1921. 
Images  1921,   Sepia coloured photograph of the stairs on the riverbank.
A form on Laura Secord School for CIHB 
TextsImages  1980,   A form on Laura Secord School for Canadian Inventory of Historic Building completed by Jean Huggins, a former teacher at this school. It consists of 4 pages, a photograph of the school, a negative and two sketches of floor plan (hand-drawn by Mrs. J. Huggins). Black and white photo size: 13.8cm x...
Miss Hazel Corman retirement party in Laura Secord Memorial Hall 
Images    Black and white photograph of attendees at the party held in Laura Secord Memorial Hall. The first from right: Mrs. A. E. Huggins (Jean Hill), a former teacher of this school. Miss Hazel A. Corman, retiring after 35 years as principal of Laura Secord Memorial School in Queenston public school, was...
Miss Hazel Corman retirement party in Laura Secord Memorial Hall 
Images    Black and white photograph of former students and teachers of Laura Secord Memorial School in Queenston. From left to right: Trustee Harry C. Vrooman; Miss Hazel A. Corman, Mrs. A. E. Huggins (Jean Hill), president of the Home and School Association, and Boyton H. Fisher. Miss Hazel A. Corman,...
Laura Secord School in Queenston - Class of Miss Hazel Corman, 1922 
ImagesHas Mystery?  1922,   Sepia tone photograph of school children, arranged in three rows, and standing outside of Laura Secord Memorial School in Queenston. Principal Miss Hazel Corman is standing on the right side. A photograph is attached to brown cardboard frame. Reverse- handwritten names of some students: "Jean...
Laura Secord School in Queenston - Students of Grades 5 to 8, May 1945. 
Images  May 1945,   Black and white photograph of a group of senior students arranged in three rows, in park-like area with outbuildings in the background. Back row :(left to right): Joan Bright, Bernice Cunningham, Betty Huggins, Joyce King, Ken Petrunick, Joyce Hoad[?], Jack Henderson?, Joe Hoad, Walt Fisher,...
Queenston United Church 
Images  16 Oct 1960,   Black and white photograph of Queenston United Church on a new site. The Queenston United church was built in 1862 and dedicated on January 25, 1863. In the 1940's and 1950's the village grew and Sunday school grew with it. The Church had no Sunday school rooms, no washrooms and no parking. The...
Ice jam at Queenston Dock, 1936 
Images  1936,   Black and white photo of Queenston Dock with buildings and platform damaged by ice jam. "TORONTO BOATS. Canada Steamship Lines" sign still visible above the ice. Reverse:: "1936 Ice jam Queenston dock"
Charles Bowles at a retirement party of Miss Hazel Corman, a principal of in Laura Secord Memorial School in Queenston 
Images    Black and white photograph of Charles Bowles, former caretaker at Laura Secord Memorial School, taken during Miss Hazel Corman retirement party in Laura Secord Memorial Hall. Miss Hazel A. Corman, retiring after 35 years as principal of Laura Secord Memorial School in Queenston public school, was...
Ancient Toll House moved to new location on fruit farm
 
TextsImages  "Ancient Toll House moved to new location on fruit farm ," Niagara Falls Evening Review (Niagara Falls, Ontario. Canada)  Article about old tollhouse in Queenston, built in 1851 for the first Queenston-Lewiston Suspension bridge. The bridge linked Niagara with upper New York State for 14 years and then, on April 12, 1864, the structure was swept down the Niagara River, where it hung useless for 34 years. When the...
Helen Emily Lowrey [Wallace] 
Images    Two sepia-toned, portrait photographs of young Helen Emily Wallace by photo studio in Brantford, Ontario. Undated, probably in the late 1870's. Helen Emily Wallace was born in Cobourg, Ontario on November 16, 1856 to Robert Wallace and Ann Jane Hewitt. She married Charles Matthew Lowrey in 1882...
Portrait of Charles Matthew Lowery as a young man 
Images    Sepia-toned portrait photograph of young Charles Matthew Lowrey [Lowery]. Undated, probably in the late 1870's "Chas. Lowery"
Charles Matthew Lowrey with his wife Helen Emily 
Images  5 Oct 1913,   Two small photographs of Charles Matthew Lowrey [Lowery] and his wife Helen Emily [Wallace] taken on October 5, 1913 - their 31st wedding anniversary. They are standing in front of their stone house in Queenston. Helen Emily Wallace was born in Cobourg, Ontario on November 16, 1856 to Robert...
Charles Matthew Lowrey with his friends 
Images    Black and white photograph of Charles Matthew Lowrey with his male friends, having fun in the park. The three pairs of participants are ready for a three-legged race with two judges on the side; Charles Matthew Lowrey (wearing hat) is the first on right. Undated, probably in the 1920's. Charles...
Ice conditions at Queenston Dock & wreckage caused by ice. Feb 27, 1936. 
Images    Black and white photo of Queenston Dock damaged by ice jam. A group of 3 people walking toward a photographer and a sign "TORONTO BOATS. Canada Steamship Lines" sign still visible in background. Reverse with a stamp of Niagara Parks Commission with handwritten description: "Ice conditions at...
Queen Street in Queenston (about 1920) 
Images  1920,   Black and white photographs of Queen Street in Queenston, Ontario "Queen St. Queenston (about 1920)"
Steamer at Queenston Dock 
Images  1910,   Black and white photograph with panoramic view of Queenston and Niagara River, with a steamship waiting at Queenston dock. The picture taken from the Brock's monument (located in Queenston Heights Park) about 1910. "steamer at dock. Queenston, Ont. about 1910"
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,...
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Queenston Collection


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