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After crossing the Niagara gorge standing on a motorcycle on a wire normally used by cable cars. French acrobat Henry's Julien Rechatin went sightseeing - and looked at the place where he would like to string a cable and tightrope-walk across the Falls. The CN Tower interests him; Get me a permit. I could think of something to do. He's wire-walked the Alps and juggled scythes. Open in full size

After crossing the Niagara gorge standing on a motorcycle on a wire normally used by cable cars. French acrobat Henry's Julien Rechatin went sightseeing - and looked at the place where he would like to string a cable and tightrope-walk across the Falls. The CN Tower interests him; Get me a permit. I could think of something to do. He's wire-walked the Alps and juggled scythes.

Picture, 1975, English

After crossing the Niagara gorge standing on a motorcycle on a wire normally used by cable cars. French acrobat Henry's Julien Rechatin went sightseeing - and looked at the place where he would like to string a cable and tightrope-walk across the Falls. The CN Tower interests him; Get me a permit. I could think of something to do. He's wire-walked the Alps and juggled scythes.

Picture, 1975, English

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

Canada - Ontario - Niagara Falls - Stunts - Rechatin; Henry

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

tspa_0106921f