8-year old boy Tommy Illayes of Tonawanda NY bravely crosses heavy currents of river Niagara above Niagara Falls. Cameraman films him from boat. Boy crosses under a bridge.Boy reaches the finish point and poses in elation. His time for 4.5 miles was 41 minutes. July 1941.
Tourists visit the Niagara Falls in New York, United States. Scenic view of water gushing down at the Niagara Falls. Several views of the Niagara Falls.
The Niagara Falls in New York, United States. Snow covered area around the Niagara Falls. A man and a woman on the snow covered area. A view of the Niagara falls. Snow covered surroundings.
View from Niagara River gorge of the exterior of the Schoellkopf Power Generating Station, operated by New York's Niagara Power Company. The turbine deck of the power plant, with turbines being driven by water of Niagara Falls. Bank of electric generators in operation. Change of scene to open gondola rail cars containing coal for a power plant. A steam locomotive pulling a freight train. An electric powered freight train of the Virginian Railway moving through snowy landscape over its electrified 134-mile track in the mountains,from Mullens, West Virginia, over Clark's Gap, to Roanoke, Virginia. A coal car being emptied by a tipper.
The Niagara Falls in New York, United States. Sun sets behind the mountains around the Niagara Falls. A steamer underway in the Niagara River as it emits smoke.
Views of conveyor system in use at Bell Aircraft Plant, Niagara Falls. Workers inspecting and working with planes moving on belt. Bell P-39 Airacobra taking off. Views of Bell P-39 Airacobra in flight.