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The Orrin E. Dunlap Collection

Niagara Falls Public Library
Local History Department

1425 Main Street
Niagara Falls, NY 14305

Inclusive Date: 1870 - 1953

Dunlap, Orrin E. (Orrin Elmer), 1896-1970

English

The collection includes: photographs, glass plate negatives, prints, books, paintings, manuscripts, pamphlets, documents, letters, typescripts, postcards, newspapers, scrapbooks and other materials representing one of the finest and most complete records of the history off the Falls of Niagara and its area. The photographs Dunlap took between 1890 and the 1920s are unique in the record they provide of the very important history of this region.

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Collection Details

Orrin E. Dunlap (1861-1953) was a photographer and writer based in Niagara Falls who offered a unique perspective on Niagara Falls. Dunlap was also the managing editor for the Niagara Falls Gazette from 1890-1895.

The collection includes: photographs, glass plate negatives, prints, books, paintings, manuscripts, pamphlets, documents, letters, typescripts, postcards, newspapers, scrapbooks and other materials representing one of the finest and most complete records of the history off the Falls of Niagara and its area. The photographs Dunlap took between 1890 and the 1920s are unique in the record they provide of the very important history of this region.

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Collection Subjects & Formats

Otherlevel: Box 199

Date: 1910

Otherlevel: Box 201

Date: 1870 - 1965

Item: Dunlap Articles Binder

Date: 1898 - 1953

Series :

Date: 1870-1953

Series : Photographs

Date: 1876 - 1933

Series : Glass Plate Negatives

Date: 1870-1953

Series : Scrapbooks, Children's Books, and Ephemera

Date: 1884 - 1952

Series : Newspapers

Date: 1890 - 1950

Series : Financial Information

Date: 1860 - 1911

Series : Correspondence

Date: 1913 - 1951