Commemorate the Bicentennial of the War of 1812 and increase your knowledge of local history by collecting the War of 1812 Trading Card Series. Discover the heroic efforts of Betsy Doyle, the Cusick Family and Peter Buell Porter as they shaped history within our region.
The following cards are located at these organizations:
Betsy Doyle, Old Fort Niagara
Cusick Family, Historic Association of Lewiston
Peter Buell Porter, Oakwood Cemetery
The flow over the American Falls was stopped completely for several months in 1969. The idea was to determine the feasibility of removing the large amount of loose rock from the base of the falls to enhance it's appearance. In the end the final decision was that the expense would be too great.