Niagara Heritage Partnership


Robert Borgatti

477 Morgan Drive

Lewiston, NY 14092

(716) 754-4832


Paul Lamont

49 Lakeview Parkway

Lockport, NY 14094

(716) 433-5956


Borgatti and Lamont wrote and produced the documentary "Fading in the Mist" which has aired nationally on PBS stations.  The film chronicles the history and ongoing struggle for scenic and environmental preservation at Niagara Falls, including the Free Niagara Movement of the late 19th century, and the work of Frederick Law Olmsted.


Ricciuti participated in the above mentioned film documentary, "Fading In the Mist," as well as "Niagara--Raging Rapids"-- Discovery Channel International and "Niagara--A History of the Falls"-- Pierre Burton, A&E's--The History Channel.  Ricciuti's background, in addition to the subject Niagara, includes Aviation and related Underwater Archeology/Exploration and Investigation.  He is also the author of the 1993 CD-ROM entitled, "Niagara's--History, Mystery and Magic," produced in cooperation with The Eastman Kodak Company.


Topics willing to speak about:  The history and current issues regarding scenic preservation of Niagara Falls including the gorge and islands in the upper rapids.  Requirements: VCR with television (preferably 25" or larger screen) or video projector system and screen.


Honorarium appreciated, but not required