August 23, 2014

Today in History: Ice Jam on the Niagara


Today in History–March 29–the Library of Congress features Niagara Falls. On this day in 1848 an ice dam stopped the Niagara Falls from flowing for more than 24 hours. Learn more about this event and the beauty of this natural wonder by reviewing the Today in History section, then clicking the primary source links below.

Niagara Falls maps

Niagara Falls books & articles

Niagara Falls sheet music

Niagara Falls films

Niagara Falls legislation

Old Fort Niagara

Featured Image: Save Niagara Falls – from this

Speak Your Mind

*