The lock in this first (c. 1890) photo allowed canal boats to pass from the canal in Tonawanda over into the Niagara River. The non-canal part of the…
Showing Hunphrey & Vandervoort Insurance, Schnell's, the old Erie Canal and more.
Erie Canal, Sweeney Street on left, former Main Street bridge in center, hi-res photo (LOC, c 1905).jpg
Facing east along the Erie Canal, with Sweeney Street (at present-day Gateway Park) on the left bank. It would seem we are looking at three different…
Harvey H. Quinn of Buffalo boat.
Real Estate Exchange, Niagara Silk Mills, little Webster
Also pictured: Niagara Maid Silk Mills, Sweeney Building
Main Street, jack-knife, and Vandervoort bridges across NY Barge Canal, photo (Erie Canal Museum, 1920-11-21).jpg
View of the east end of the wall at the junction of the old canal and creek, photo (Erie Canal Museum, 1920-11-22).jpg
Star Theater Photo Plays, Gold Medal Flour, Koenig
First National Bank, Tonawanda Power Co. also pictured.
Showing First Trust, Tonawanda Power Co., more.
Bascule bridge in the distance.
Erie Canal lock at Tonawanda, photo (Tonawanda and North Tonawanda, Images of America, Volume 1).jpg
Locking into the Niagara River. See also Erie Canal lock into the Niagara River.