Links to History of Niagara Falls
Niagara Falls Public Library
– great resource for many areas of historic interest. This link takes you to their Digital Collections which provides a view with many images in their collection along with other aspects of our past. Their database can also check newspaper clippings and other valuable references.
Brock Map Library
– wonderful collection of early maps of Niagara.
City of Niagara Falls Heritage Properties
- Link to City of Niagara Falls Heritage Properties
- General information about Niagara Falls, geological origin, waterways, power, history and contemporary issues.
- Federal website dedicated to locating spaces of significance in our country. The link provided takes you to a search of sites that are found within Niagara Falls.
The On-Line Institute for Advanced Loyalist Studies
- This site contains information about the Loyalists and contains a search engine.
- An introductory site, the table of contents is a good source to use for re-enactors.
- information on early Ontario Black History
Upper Canada Land Petitions
– great resource for tracking down people who petitioned for land in Upper Canada
Niagara Parks Commission – Chippawa Battlefield Park
- introductory site and for visitation purposes
Archives of Ontario War of 1812 Virtual Exhibition
- Archives of Ontario War of 1812 Virtual Exhibition
– A database of artefacts from Museums related to the War
– great source of information, including a large number of early history books.
Historical Plaques of the Niagara Region
- List of Historical Plaques of the Niagara Region