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Niagara Falls, General View from Hennepin Point, Winter.
A view of Niagara Falls in the winter of 1914

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Ice Dam at Niagara's Source
March 29, 1848

Just after midnight on March 29, 1848, the only thing that was falling over Niagara Falls was an eerie silence. An enormous ice dam at the source of the Niagara River blocked the water. However, by the next evening, the river broke through the ice, and the water once again continued its thunderous tumble over the falls.
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