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Buffalo City Hall - Lobby

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Vestibule bronze transom

The floor is figured green carduth marble.

Fluted pilasters of green carduth marble

Two-story-high vaults

Twelve elevators, all with bronze doors.




Mural paintings by William de Leftwich Dodge

Heroic female figure of Buffalo, haloed in a sunburst


Industries of Buffalo

Allegorical representations of character traits

Figures stand against a light stone pier, in a shallow nich.

There are thousands of individual tiles in the vaults




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Photos and their arrangement © 2002 Chuck LaChiusa
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