Table of Contents

Introduction
page 2

The Journey
page 3

Tonawanda
page 8

City of Arrarat
page 10

Schlosser
page 12

Village of Niagara Falls
page 17

Steamboat Route to the Falls
page 19

The Islands
page 24

Navy Island
page 26

Chippewa
page 28

City of the Falls
page 31

Niagara
page 33

The Falls of Niagara
page37

Prospect Point
page 41

Bridge and Islands
page 44

Elopement Case at the Falls
page 46

Bath Island
page 51

Iris Island
page 53

Horse-shoe Fall
page 58

Biddle Stair-case
page 60

Cave of the Winds
page 63

American Sheet of Water---page 66

Moss Island
page 68

The Graves
page 71

The Canada Side
page 72

View from Table Rock
page 77

Scenes in the Vicinity of Niagara Falls
page 80

Bellvue
page 82

Suspension Bridge
page 83

The Whirlpool
page 86

The Massacre of Bloody Run
page 89

Accidents
page 92

White Canoes, a legend
page 101

Conclusion
page 105

Postscript--Fall of Table Rock
page 107


Burke's
Descriptive Guide;

or, the
Visitors' Companion
to
Niagara Falls:
its
Strange and Wonderful Localities

By an Old Resident

Buffalo:
Andrew Burke,
Publisher, Bookseller and Stationer,
Mansion House Block
1851



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