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Section of Brink of Niagara Falls

Diagram of Niagara Falls. The diagram labels the rock layers and shows the motion of the water under the waterfall eroding the rock. The image is captioned, "Section of brink of Niagara Falls showing the arrangement of hard and soft strata and illustrating the process of erosion." A note on the lantern slide indicates that the image was obtained from U.S. Geological Atlas Folio No. 190.
Identifier: NYSA_A3045-78_10399
Date: 1917
Contributor: U. S. Geological Atlas Folio No. 190
Repository: New York State Archives
Source: New York State Archives. Education Dept. Division of Visual Instruction. Instructional lantern slides, 1911-1925, A3045-78, neg. 10399.
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