The History of Buffalo, New York

INDEX

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YEAR
Abbott Theatre

1914

Academy of Music

1852, 1868

Adam, J. N.

1906

Adam, Meldrum and Anderson Company

1994

Adam, Robert B.

1906

Adams Power Station

1895

Adaptive reuse
Adelphia Communications Company 2002
Ads from the 1930s
Aerospace industry
African-Americans

1795, 1796, 1839, , 1843, 1855, 1863, 1914, 1920, 1940, 1960, 1965, 1967,

Airacobra

1935, 1941

Airacomet 1942
Air conditioner 1902
Aircraft

1909, 1910... 1926, 1935, 1941, 1946, 1947,

Airport 1926
Akron, NY See Newstead below
Alberger, Franklin A.
Albright Art Gallery

1904

Albright, John J.

1866, 1900, 1902

Albright, Langdon
Allegany Reservation 1800
Allen, Lewis Falley

1816, 1827

Allen, Orlando
Allentown
Allentown Art Festival 1957
Americana
  • Tim Tielman, Americana History; illustration
American Express 1842,
American Hotel (Main St. near Eagle)

1861

American Hotel (Main St. & Ferry)
American Institute of Architects
American League 1900
American Malting Company 1899,
American Revolution 1775
American Shipbuilding Company 1962,
Andrle, Otto F.
Andrews Building
Andrews, Major Andre

1833

Amherst, NY
Applications
Ararat

1825

Arcade, The

Archer Daniels Midland (ADM) Elevator
Arlen, Harold

1939

Armories
Arnold, C. D.
Art
Arts & Crafts Movement

1888

Associated Buffalo Architects Inc.

1920

Attica Correctional Facility 1971
Auditorium, The
Austin Building
Austin Street

1813

Automobile

1901, 1902, 1908, 1910,

Avery House

Baetzhold, A
Bailey
Balcom, Philo
Baltic 1847
Bank of Buffalo

1894, 1846

Bankers
Banks
Barker, Pierre A.
Barnes Bancroft & Co.
Barton, Hiram
Baseball

1988

Basil Brothers
Bath house
Baxter, A. E.
Beach, Howard
Beachy, Lincoln 1911
Becker, Philip

1876, 1886

Bedell, Harriet M.
Beebe, M. E.

1887

Beer

1845, 1872, 1901, 1953, 1972,

Beirel, Max

1888

Belfer, Lauren
Bell Aircraft
Bell, Lawrence
Belt Line Railroad

1883, 1888

Bennett Beach
Bennett, Joseph
Bennett, Lewis J.
Berkshire Hathaway 2002,
Berlin, Dorothy Goetz
Bernstein, Peter L.
Berrick, Alfred E.
Best Street
Bethlehem Steel

1922, 1939, 1950, 1983,

Bethune, Louise Blanchard

1892

Beveridge, Charles E.
Bidwell & Banta 1846, 1847
Bidwell, Daniel Davidson

1864

Big Tree Road 1805
Bird, William A.

1854

Birge Family

1916,

Bishop, Charles F.
Bishop Fallon High School
Bitter, Karl

Black Rock

1812, 1813, 1837, 1845, 1853, 1854

Blacks See African-Americans above
"Blizzard of 77" 1977
Blocher, John
Boasberg, Al
Bohen, Timothy
Boldt, John E.
Born, Philip 1845
Bottle collecting
Bowler, R. Arthur
Boxing
Braun, Joseph

1924

Breckenridge St. Presbyterian Church

1831

Brent, John E.

1926

Brewing Industry

1901

Bricks
Briggs, Horace
Brisbane Building
Broadway
Broexl Hotel
Brodie, Stephen

1899

Brown, Christopher N.
Brown, Clinton
Brown, John Y. 1976, 1977
Brown, William Wells
Brush, Alexander

1869

Bryant Street 1854
Buchanan, William I.
Buck, George S.

Buffalo

1816, 1832

Buffalo Academy of Fine Arts 1862
Buffalo Amateurs
Buffalo and Attica Railroad 1852
Buffalo & Black Rock Land and Railroad Company 1834
Buffalo & Erie County Historical Society Museum
Buffalo & Erie County Public Library

1836, 1887

Buffalo and Susquehanna Iron Company

1889, 1902

Buffalo Architecture Foundation
Buffalo Athletic Club

1924

Buffalo Automobile Club 1900
Buffalo Aviation Meet 1911
Buffalo Barracks

1812, 1838

Buffalo Bill
Buffalo Bills 1973, 1988, 1991, 1993
Buffalo Bisons

1880, 1890, 1970 , 1979, 1988

Buffalo Board of Education 1965, 1976
Buffalo Board of Trade 1848
Buffalo Braves Basketball Team 1970
Buffalo Cement Co.
Buffalo Central School

1852

Buffalo Convention Center 1978
Buffalo China Inc.

1901

Buffalo City Water Works 1849
Buffalo Club

1867

Buffalo Consistory
Buffalo Country Club 1910
Buffalo Creek 1800, 1818
Buffalo Driving Park
Buffalo Doubles
Buffalo Female Academy (Buffalo Seminary)

1900,

Buffalo Fair Grounds 1911
Buffalo Forge Co.
Buffalo Foundry
Buffalo Gas and Light Company

1848

Buffalo Gazette 1811
Buffalo General Hospital 1858
Buffalo German Insurance Co.
Buffalo History Websites
Buffalo Harbor
Buffalo Harbor Company, The 1819
Buffalo Historical Society

1862, 1950

Buffalo History Museum
Buffalo Library
Buffalo Light Rail Rapid Transit System 1985
Buffalo Lighthouse

1818, 1833

Buffalo movies
Buffalo Municipal Airport 1926
Buffalo Museum of Science

1928

Buffalo Naval and Servicemen's Park 1977
Buffalo News
Buffalo Niagara International Airport 1997
Buffalo of Today: Domestic and Industrial
Buffalo Park System
Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra
Buffalo Pitts Company
Buffalo Plains

1797, 1841

Buffalo Plastering & Architectural Casting, Inc.
Buffalo Police 1880
Buffalo postcards
Buffalo Pottery

1901

Buffalo Preservation Board
Buffalo Public Art
Buffalo Public Library

1836, 1887

Buffalo Public Schools
Buffalo River
Buffalo's Best
Buffalo's Own Regiment

1899

Buffalo Sabres 1970, 1975, 1996
Buffalo Saengerbund
Buffalo Savings Bank

1846, 1983

Buffalo Starch Factory 1864
Buffalo State Office Building

1972

Buffalo Theater

Buffalo Urban League 1927
Buffalo Zoo 1875
Builders' Exchange Building
Buildings
Bull, Absalom 1830
Burnham, D. H.
Burt House
Buses 1950
Bush

1859

Busti, Paolo

1802

Butler, Edward H.

1873


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Caldwell, Taylor 1900
Calling card
Calspan

1943

Canal District

1887, 1910

Candlelight Tour, 2011
Canisius College 1870
Caroline Incident
Carrére, John Merven
Carrier, Willis

1902, 1950

Cary family
Cary Safe Co.
Casino Niagara 1996
Cattaraugus Reservation 1800
Castle, The (Fort Porter)

1837

Castle Inn

1901

Cathedral Park

1888, 1971

Cathedral School (St. Joseph's)
Caudell, Richard
Caulkins, F. W.
Cazenove, Theophile 1800, 1802
Cazenovia Park
Cemeteries

1832, 1850

Central High School

1852

Central Park
Central Presbyterian Church 1912,
Central Terminal - See New York Central Terminal below  
Chamber of Commerce
Chandler, Henry
Chapin, Dr. Cyrenius

1804

Chapin, Dr. Daniel 1841
Chapin, Edward Payson

1863, 1888

Chapman, Charlie "The Tuna" 1981
Chappelle, Frank H.
Chautauqua
Cheektowaga
Chemical industry 1920,
Children's Hospital
Chinese
Chippewa Market

1892

Cholera epidemic

1832, 1849

Christopher, Joseph 1980
Churches
Circle Theatre

1914

City Bank 1836
City Charter

1853, 1892

City Court Building

1974

City Directories
City Hall

1931

City Honors School
City limits

1854

"City of Light" (Lauren Belfer's novel)
City Ship Canal

1847

Civic Stadium

1933

Civil War 1861-1865

1861, 1863

Clarence, NY
Clarendon Hotel

1860

Clark, Archibald 1812
Classic Buffalo
Clement Brick Museum

Cleveland, Frances Folsom

1886

Cleveland, Grover

1837, 1859, 1863, 1870, 1882, 1885, 1886, 1888, 1893

Clinton Brown Company Architecture/Rebuild
Clinton, George W.
Cobblestone streets
Cobblestone Historic Preservation District
Coe Place
Coit, George

1818

Colby, Patricia Oishei 2001
Cold Springs

1810, 1811, 1845, 1889

Coles, Robert Traynham
Col. Francis Ward Pumping Station 1915
Colonial Circle
Colored Methodist Society 1831,
Colored Musicians Club
Colton, Bishop Charles Henry
Columbian Exposition (Chicago)
Commercial Advertiser

1835

Commercial Bank 1834
Common Council
Concrete
Concrete Grain Elevators 1914
Connecticut Street Armory
Conners, William J.
Consistory
Consolidated Aircraft Corporation

1924, 1935

Cook, Eli

1853

Cooke, Walter P. 1929,
Copper 1910,
Cornell, Katharine

1974

Cornell Mansion

1896

Cornell University Library - New York Historical Literature
Cotton, Ana 1989
Courier Cable Company 1971
Courier Express

1982

Court House
Coxhead, John H.
Crow's Tavern
Crystal Beach
Curtin, Federal Judge John 1965
Curtiss, Glenn H.
Curtiss, Harlow C.
Curtiss-Wright Corp.
Czechs 1924,
Czolgosz [chol'gosh], Leon

1901


Daisy Potato Chips
Dan Montgomery's
Dann, E. S.
Darry, William 1852
Dart, Joseph

1841

Davis, Jacob
Dayton, Lewis P.
Deck, Gregory 1921
Deco restaurants

1921

de Forest, Marian
Delaware and North Cemetery

1832

Delaware Avenue

1924,

Delaware Avenue Baptist Church
Delaware Historic District
Delaware Park (Original name: The Park)

1868

Depew, Chauncey
Depew, Ganson
De Tocqueville

1831

Diebold, Charles, Jr.
Diehl, Conrad

1872, 1898

Dinsmore, Ed 1948
Directories
Dodge Street
Dold, Jacob
Donovan, William
Dorn, Joseph
Dorsheimer, William

1877

Downing, Andrew Jackson
Dirigible 1906
Dowd, Bernard J.
Downtown

Drama

Drennan, William Alexander
Driving Park

1888, 1911

Dubois, W.E.B. 1905
Dug's Dive
Dunbar, Robert
Dwight, Timothy

1804


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Eagle Hotel
Eagle Park 1912
Eagle Street Theatre

1836

Eagle Tavern
East Buffalo Livestock Exchange
Eastern Hills Wesleyan Church 2001
East North Street Cemetery

1832

East Side
East Utica Street
Eberhardt, L.P.A. and Fred
Ederer, Martin F.
Eidlitz, Cyrus 1887
Edisonia
Edna Place
Electric chair
Electric Elevator
Electricity
Electric street cars

1889, 1896, 1900

"Elephant Joe"
Elevators
Elk Street Market

1845

Ellicott, Andrew

1789

Ellicott Historic Preservation District

Ellicott, Joseph

1800, 1801, 1802, 1826

Ellicott, Lt. James D. 1812
Ellicott Square Building

1894, 1896, 1971

Ellicott Street
Elm trees
Elmwood Avenue

1900, 1907

Elmwood Music Hall
Ely, W. C. 1904
Emergency Hospital 1902
Energy
Entertainment Hall of Fame
Erie Basin Marina 1974

Erie Canal

1817, 1820, 1821, 1822, 1823, 1824, 1825, 1826, 1855, 1860, 1869, 1900, 1925,

Erie County

1821

Erie County Savings Bank
Erie Freight House
Erie Indians 1655
Erie Railroad 1869,
Erie Street 1860
Erne, Frank
E.R. Thomas Motor Company 1908
Esenwein, August
Ethnic Groups See specific names, e.g., African-Amrican, Irish-American
Evans Elevator
Evans, William 1927

Fagant, John
Falconwood
Falzone, Lucy 1989
Fargo, William G.

1842, 1862

Fassett, Theodore
Feine, August
Fenians

1866

Fidelity Trust Company
Figas, Father Justin M.
Fillmore, Glezen

1818

Fillmore Hotel

1881, 1901

Fillmore, Millard

1800, 1815, 1823, 1826, 1828, 1833, 1844, 1846, 1849, 1850, 1858, 1874, 1881

Fillmore neighborhood
Film history
First Baptist Church
First Battalion, Thirteenth US Infantry

1889

First Church of Christ in Buffalo

1812

First Unitarian Church
First Ward
Fitch Creche

1880

Fleet, Reuben H. 1924
Flint & Kent Deprtment Store
Flint Hill

1813

Flour Mills - See Grain Elevators below  
Folsom, Frances

1886

Ford Motor Co. 1992
Forest Lawn Cemetery

1850

Fort Adams
Fort Niagara

Fort Porter

1837, 1889

Fort Tompkins
Fosdick, Dr, Frank Sheldon
Fosdick-Masten H. S.
Fox, Austin
Fox Movie Company 1929,
Franklin Street Cemetery

1832

Free-Soil party 1848

French and Indian War

1689, 1756,

"French Castle"
Front, The (Front Park)

1868

Frontier Telephone
Frontier Theatre

1913

Fruit Belt
Fryer, Robert Livingston
Fuhrmann, Louis

Fulton History website

Fulton, Robert 1807, 1813
Fuqua, Charles G.

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Gardner, Edith Sidway
Gardner, Noah
Gardner, William Allan
Gates Circle
Geddes, James 1808
G. Elias & Bro., Inc., 1921
General Motors 1923, 1943
Genesee Gateway Historic District
Genesee Hotel
Geography
Geology
Gerber, David A.

German American Bank
German Insurance Co.
Germans

1845, 1855, 1915,

Giambra, Joey
Gibson, Johnson and Ehle

1826

Gold
Goldman, Mark
Goldome

1983, 1991

  • Goldome Illustrations, history, architecture
Good, Daniel
Goodrich, Jimmy
Goodyear, Charles W.

1866, 1902, 1905,

Goodyear, Ella Portia Conger
Goodyear, Frank H. , Sr.

1866, 1902, 1905,

Grain Elevator
Grand Island

1833, 1852, 1859, 1912, 1935,

Grande, Joseph A.
Granger, Erastus

1804

    Grant, Frank

    1896,

    Grant / Amherst Neighborhood
    Grant, W. T.
    Grattan, W.S.
    Gratwick
    Greatbatch, Wilson

    1959, 1986

    Great Northern Grain Elevator
    Greeks 1924,
    Green, Anna Katherine

    1878, 1888

    Green, E. B.

    1888

    Griffin, James

    1978

    "Griffon"

    1679

    Grosvenor Library 1870
    Guaranty Building

    1896


    Hamlin family
    Hamlin Park

    1858, 1888, 1911

    Harbor, Buffalo
    Harbor Inn
    Harrington, Isaac R.
    Harrison, Benjamin 1888
    Hauptman, Herbert 1985,
    Haven, J. F.
    Haven, Solomon G.
    Hawley, Chris

    1881

    Hengerer, William
    Hennepin, Father Louis
    Hens, Mathias

    1888

    Hewitt, H. H.
    Hippodrome Theatre 1904,
    Hispanics
    Historic buildings
    Historic districts
    History Museum, Buffalo
    History websites, Buffalo
    Hodge, Joseph
    Hodge, Philander
    Hodge, William

    1810

    Hofeller, Eli David
    Hoffman, George L.
    Hoisington, Job

    Holland Land Company

    1791, 1798, 1800, 1815

    Holland, Nelson
    Holland Place
    Holling, Thomas L.
    Homeopathic Hospital
    Hooker Chemical and Plastics Corp. 1978
    Hope, John 1905
    Hospitals 1998
    Hotel Fillmore - See Fillmore Hotel above
    House research
    Houses of Worship
    Howard Iron Works 1849
    Howard, Kathleen
    Howe, Abel 1801
    HSBC 1999, 2002,
    Hubbard, Elbert

    1893, 1915

    Hubbell, Ralph 1948
    Hull, Warren
    Humberstone, H. Bruce
    Humboldt Park
    Hungarians 1924,
    Huntley, Charles R.
    Huron Cement Elevator
    Hydraulics, The

    1845


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      Ice boom
      Indians - See Iroquois Confederacy below
      Industry
      Industrial Exposition 1869
      Influenza 1918
      Intensive Level Surveys
      International Grain Elevator
      International Fair, 1858 1858
      International Industrial Fair

      1888

      International Railroad Bridge
      Irish

      1855, 1862, 1863

      Iron Industry in Buffalo, NY 
      Iron Island

      Iroquois Confederacy

      Early 17th c., 1756, 1775, 1786

      Iroquois Hotel

      1887, 1889

      Iroquois Iron Works
      Irwin, Robert J. A.
      Italians

      1910, 1924,


      Jablonksi, Peter
      Jack-Knife Bridge
      James, Rick (born James Ambrose Johnson, Jr.)
      Jefferson Avenue
      Jemison, Mary
      Jewett
      Jewett & Root stoves
      Jewett, Edgar B.
      Jewett, Elam R.

      1888

      Jewett, J. C.
      Jewett refrigerators
      Jewett, Sherman S.
      Jews

      1915, 1920, 1924,

      Johnson, Dr. Ebenezer

      1832, 1834, 1900, 1907,

      Johnson, Larry
      Johnson Immigration Restriction Act

      1924

      Johnson, John

      1841

      Johnson Park

      1907,

      Johnson, Pete
      Johnston, Captain William (Johnson)

      1798, 1800

      Joiner, Wanda Frey
      Joncaire

      1721

      Jones, Horatio

      1797

      Jones Iron Works
      Jonson, George Washington
      Joseph Ellicott Historic District
      Josephs, "Elephant Joe"
      Juba Storrs & Co.
      Jubilee Springhouse

      1830

      Junior League Showhouses

      Kaleida Health 1998
      Kaisertown
      Kansas, Rocky
      Kavanagh, Patrick
      Keating, Robert
      Keller, Fred 1948
      Kellogg Elevators
      Kellogg, Spencer
      Kellogg, Spencer, Jr.
      Kelly, David 1888
      Kelly, Jim 1991
      Kelly, Joseph
      Kenilworth Race Track
      Kensington
      Kensington Expressway

      1967

      Kent, Edward Austin

      1888, 1896

      Ketchum. Jesse
      Ketchum, William

      1844

      Key Bank 1991
      King Charles II 1664
      King, Martin Luther Jr Park
      Kingcobra 1941
      Kirkhofer, Alfred H. 1948
      Kit houses
      Kittinger firniture
      Kleinhans, Edward L. and Mary Seaton Kleinhans
      Kleinhans Music Hall 1940,
      Knight, Erastus
      Knox Family

      1893, 1916,

      Kowal, Chester
      Kowsky, Dr. Francis R.
      Kremlin Building
      Krips, Josef
      KKK
      • The KKK in Buffalo 1924 list of an alleged list of the full Ku Klux Klan Membership roster for Buffalo

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      Lackawanna Steel

      1889, 1900,, 1902, 1922

      Lafayette Hotel

      1904

      Lafayette, Marquis de
      Lafayette Square

      1884 , 1912

      Lalli, Dr. V. Roger
      Landmarks
      Landmark Signage Project
      Landon, Joseph

      1796

      Lane, Ezekial

      1800

      Lang, Gerhard

      1845, 1872, 1901

      Lansing, Henry Livingston
      Larkin District
      Larkin, John / Larkin Soap Company

      1875, 1901, 1904, 1950

      LaSalle, Rene Robert Cavalier Sieur de
      Latinos
      Laurel Street

      Lautz, Frederick Christian Martin

      LeCouteulx,
      Monsieur Louis Stephen LeCouteulx de Chaumont
      Lehigh Valley Railroad Terminal
      Letchworth, Edward P. 1929,
      Letchworth, Josiah
      Lee, J. H.
      Lewis F. Allen House

      1816

      Lewiston, NY
      Library

      1836, 1887

      Lighthouse See Buffalo Lighthouse above
      Light Rail Rapid Transit system 1979
      Lincoln, Abraham

      1865

      Lind, Jenny 1851
      Lindberg, Arthur
      Linwood Avenue
      H. H. Little
      Livery 1828
      Livestock Exchange

      1892

      Livestock industry
      Lockport
      Lockwood, Timothy T.
      Lockwood, Thomas
      Long, Richard 1978
      Love Canal 1978
      Love family

      Lovejoy

      1813,

      Lovejoy, Henry
      LTV Steel
      Lumber

      M&T Bank (Manufacturers and Traders)

      1856, 1991, 2002,

      • M&T Bank History, architecture, illustrations
      Machinery
      Mahoney, Patrick
      Mahoney, Walter J.

      1972

      Main Street

      1797

      Majestic Theatre

      1912,

      Makowski, Stanley M.
      Mann, Dr. Matthew D.
      Manning, John B.
      Mansion House
      Manufacturing 1860, 1899, 1910, 1982,
      Manufacturers & Traders Bank See "M&T" above
      Maps
      Marine Midland Arena 1996
      Marine Midland Bank / Marine Trust Bank

      1999, 1929,

      Marionettes
      Mark, Mitchel
      Market Arcade

      1892

      Market House
      Market Square Historic District
      Markiewicz, David 
      Marquis de Lafayette

      1825

      Martin, Darwin D.
      Martin Luther King, Jr. Park
      Martin, Richard 1975
      Maryniak, Benedict R,
      Masiello, Anthony
      Masten Armory
      Masten, Joseph G.

      1843, 1845

      Masten Park High School

      1897

      Matthews, George B. 1866, 1926
      Matthews, James Newson
      Mayors of Buffalo

      1853, 1882, 1892

      McDonnell and Sons
      McIntosh, Caroline Carmichael

      1826

      McKim, Mead and White
      McKinley Monument

      1907

      McKinley, Pres. William

      1901, 1907

      McNulty, James
      Mechanics Association 1869,
      Memorial Auditorium

      1940, 1970

      "Merle M. McCurdy"
      Metcalfe House
        Methodists

        1818

        Metropolitan Theatre

        1852, 1868

        "Michigan, The" 1827
        Michigan Avenue
        Michigan Avenue Bridge
        Michigan Avenue YMCA

        1926

        Michigan Central Railroad 1888
        Michigan Street Baptist Church

        1849, 1905

        Middaugh, Martin

        1794, 1800

        Milburn, John

        1901, 1902

        Mile Strip 1813
        Millard Fillmore Hospital
        Miller, Annie Lang
        Miller, Jacob 1828
        Millionaires

        1866

        Mirror Theatre

        1909

        Mitchell, Todd
        Moonglo
        Morgan Building
          Morris Avenue
          Morris, Robert

          1797

          Murals, outdoor
          Muscato, Phil
          Movies
          Mruk, Joseph
          Mulligan, Charlotte
          Music Halls
          Mutual Grain Elevator
          Myer, Albert James

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          Napora, James
          Nash, J. Edward
          National Aniline and Chemical Company 1914
          National Association of Colored Women

          1901

          National Gypsum Co. 1926
          National Trust for Historic Perservation Conference, 2011
          National Register of Historic Places
          Native Americans
          SEE IROQUOIS CONFEDERACY ABOVE
          Naval and Servicemen's Park 1979
          Neighborhoods
          Net-Zero Energy House
          New Amsterdam

          1800

          New Cathedral
          New Richmond Hotel, The

          1887

          Newspapers
          Newstead, NY
          New York Central Railroad

          1869, 1892, 1929

          New York State Assembly 1828
          New York State Canal 1808
          New York State Pavilion

          1901

          New York Stock Exchange 1792
          "Niagara" (steamer) 1846,
          Niagara Falls
          Niagara Frontier Transportayion Authority (NFTA)
          Niagara Hotel, Buffalo, NY
          Niagara Lithographing Co.
          Niagara Movement

          1905

          Niagara Reservation

          1883, 1887


          Niagara Square

          1800, 1820, 1825, 1836, 1851, 1852, 1853, 1878, 1881, 1888, 1901, 1907, 1923, 1924, 1931, 1936, 1974

          Nichols, George
          Niederlander, Daniel B.
          Noah, Mordecai Manuel

          1825,

          Nominations  
          Northampton Street
          North Park
            North Presbyterian Church 1904,
            Northrup, William Phelps 1888
            North Street Cemetery
            Norton, Charles 1916
            Noye, John S.

            Ogden Company 1838
            Ohio Sreet Bridge
            Oishei , John 1940
            Oishei Foundation 1940, 2001
            Olcott, Chauncey

            1932, 1947

            Olcott Hotel
            Old Court House
            Old Public Library See "Public Library" below
            Oldman Boiler Works
            Old Fort Niagara
            Olenik & Reisem
            Olmsted, Frederick Law

            1868, 1872, 1887, 1888

            Olmsted, Harold
            Olympic Movie Theatre
            Olympic Park

            1890

            Opera House
            Orphanages
            Osgood, Thaddeus

            1812

            Otis, Rainsford 1841
            Otto Store

            1896


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            Paine, General 1802
            Palmer, John

            1800

            Palmer's Views
            Pan-American Exposition

            1901

            Pankow, Steven
            Parade, The
            (Humboldt Park; Martin Luther King Jr. Park)

            1868 1872, 1876

            Paramount movie theater
            Park, Roswell, M.D.
            Park, The (Delaware Park)

            1868

            Park System

            Parker, Ely

            1828, 1895

            Parker, James Benjamin

            Parks

            1868 1872, 1876

            Parkside neighborhood

            1797, 1841, 1888

            Parkside Unitarian Church

            1897

            Parkways
            Patriot War of 1837 in Canada

            1837

            Paul, Tommy
            Pavement markers

            1920

            Peace Bridge

            1927

            People's Bank
            People's Church
            Perky, Henry 1900
            Perrault, Gilbert 1975
            Petroleum Industry
            Pfitzner, A. L. 1910
            Phoenix Hotel
            Photographers/Photography

            Pierce, Dr. Ray Vaughn

            1877

            Pierce, Dr. V. Mott 1900
            Pierce-Arrow autos

            1901, 1906, 1908, 1916, 1921, 1937,

            Pierce, George N.

            1908

            Pillsbury Grain Elevator

            1894,

            Pitass, Rev. Jan 1882,
            Plains, The 1845
            Plymouth Avenue
            Poinsett Barracks

            1838, 1845

            Police

            1871

            Polish

            1910, 1911, 1924,

            Pollack, Susan M.
            Population

            1810, 1820, 1825, 1835, 1840, 1845, 1855, 1860, 1865, 1890, 1900, 1901, 1910

            Porter, Cyrus K.
            PUSH (People United for Sustainable Housing)

            Porter, General Peter

            1816, 1827, 1830, 1844

            Postcards
            Post Office

            1804, 1837

            Potters Field

            1832

            Pratt
            Pratt & Lambert Co.
            Preservation
            Preservation Studios
            Prince & Co.
            Private schools
            Prospect Hill
            Public Art
            Public Library

            1836, 1887

            Public schools
            Public transit 1854
            Puma, Jerome

            Queen City Hub Project
            Quigley, Bishop James

            Railroad

            1834, 1847, 1848, 1849, 1855, 1863, 1877, 1887, ,1899, 1900, 1910,

            Ralph, Edmund 1829,
            Rand, George F.

            1929,

            Rand, George F., Jr.
            Ransom, Asa

            1801

            Ransom, Mrs. M. A.
            Rapid Transit system 1980,
            Rathbun, Benjamin

            1835, 1843

            Red Jacket

            1774, 1797 , 1838

            Reed Grain Elevator
            Republic Steel Corporation

            1984

            Research buildings
            Reservoir, Best Street
            Rich, Andrew J.
            Richardson, Henry Hobson

            1887, 1888

            Richmond Avenue
            Richmond Elevator
            Richmond Hotel

            1887

            Richmond, Jewett. M.
            Riley, Maj. Gen. Bennett
            Riley Street
            River Lea
            Riverside
            Rizzo, Salvatore
            Robert, Rene 1975
            Rochester & Tonawanda Railroad 1844
            "Rockpile, The" See War Memorial Stadium below
            Roesch, Charles E.
            Rogers, Maj. Gen. William F.
            Rogers, William A.
            Rogovin, Milton

            1999, 2001

            Rohlfs, Charles

            1888

            Roman Catholic Church
            Roosevelt, Theodore

            1901

            Roos Brewery
            Root, Edward 1826
            Root, Robert Keating
            Roswell Park Institute 1997
            Rote, David M.
            Roycroft

            1893

            Rumsey
            Russell, Washington Adams 1841
            Ryan, Stephen V.

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            Sabres, Buffalo
            1970, 1975, 1996
            Sacred Heart Church
            Saengerbund
            Saengerfest
            Saint Anthony's RC Church
            Saint Bonaventure's Basketball Team 1970
            Saint-Gaudens, Augustus
            Saint James Hall
            Saint John, Gamaliel
            Saint John, LeGrand
            Saint John, Margaret

            1813

            Saint John, Sarah
            Saint John's Episcopal Church

            1846 , 1906

            Saint Joseph's Cathedral School
            Saint Joseph's College
            Saint Joseph's RC New Cathedral
            Saint Lawrence Seaway 1960
            Saint Louis Church

            1843

            Saint Paul's Church (Cathedral)

            1819, 1888, 1900

            Saint Peter's German Evangelical Church
            Saint Peter's Lutheran Church
            Saint Stanislaus Church 1882,
            Salisbury, Hezekiah A. 1811
            Salisbury, Smith H. 1811
            Satterfield, John
            Sattler, John G.

            1914

            Sattler Theatre

            1914

            Savoy Theatre

            1909

            Scaife, Rt. Rev. Lauriston 1948

            Scajaquada Creek

            Scajaquada Expressway
            Scatcherd, John N.
            Scheu, Solomon
            Schlicker Organ Company
            Schoell, Frankie
            Schoellkopf Family
            Schoolhouse

            1807

            Schools

            1807, 1829, 1839, 1846, 1965, 1976, 1852, 1870, 1888, 1916, 1965, 1968, 1970

            Schwab, Frank X.
            Scott, Brig. Gen Winfield
            Scoville, Jonathan
            Scozza, Lou
            Sculptures
            Sears Catalog Homes
            Sedita, Frank A.
            Seiche of 1844 1844
            Sellstedt, Lars Gustaf

            Senecas

            1500, 1756, 1764, 1774, 1775, 1788, 1791, 1797, 1838

            Settlers
            74th Regimental Armory See "Armories" above
            Severance, Frank H.
            Shanks, Bruce

            1958

            Shea' s Buffalo Theater

            1976

            Sheehan Emergency 1902
            Sheehan, John C.
            Sheehan, William
            Shelton, Eminent Rev. William / Shelton Square

            1840, 1884, 1900

            Shepard, Sidney
            Sheppard, James D. 1844
            Sherman, Village of
            Ships /Shipbuilding

            1845, 1847, 1856, 1942,

            SHPO (State Historic Preservation Office)
            Sidewalk markers

            1920

            Sidway
            Silsbee, Joseph Lyman
            Silver Creek's giant tree 1825
            Simon, William 1888
            Simpson, O. J. 1973
            Sisters' Hospital

            1848

            Sisti, Tony
            65th Regiment Armory
            Sizer, Henry
            Skinner, Martha St. John
            Skyway 1955
            Skyway Marina
            Slattery, James
              Slave 1793, 1795, 1823, 1835, 1847, 1851
              Slawinski, Jozef
              Smith, Bruce 1988
              Smith, Henry K.
              Smith, H. Perry
              Smith, Joseph 1827
              Snelson, Kenneth
              Snyder, Michael 1882
              Soldiers & Sailors Monument in Lafayette Square

              1884

              Soldiers Circle
              Southampton Street
              South Buffalo
              South Park historic district
              South Park neighborhood
              South Towns Byway: Resource Inventory
              Surveys

              Spaulding, Charlotte
              Spaulding, E. G.

              1847, 1862

              Sprague, Carlton
              Stallions 1979
              Standard Milling Company
              State Normal School at Buffalo

              1870

              State University of New York
              College at Buffalo
              1870

              State University of New York at Buffalo (SUNY Buffalo/ University at Buffalo)

              Statler, Ellsworth

              1896, 1906, 1923

              Steamboat 1820, 1834, 1837,
              Steel
              Steel industry

              See:

              Stevens, Frederick P.

              1856

              Stock Exchange Hotel
              Stockyards

              Strawberry Island

              Streetcars
              Street railway
              Streeter, Edward
              Strong, George
              Suber, Shirley M. 1971
              Sullivan, Louis

              1896

              SUNY Buffalo
              Surveys
              Swannie House
              Symons, Col. W.

              Talbert, Mary B.

              1905, 1922, 1923

              Tanning
              Tasker, Steve 1993
              Taxes
              Teck Collision Company 1950
              Teck Theater
              Telegraph 1846
              Telephone Company
              Temple Beth El
              Temple of Music

              1901

              Tesla. Nikola
              Thayer brothers 1825
              Theater (Drama)

              1976

              Theatre Historic Preservation District
              The Buffalo News See Buffalo News above
              The Park (Delaware Park)
              Third National Bank

              Thomas, Edwin R.
              Thomas Flyer automobiles
              Thompson, Sheldon

              1840

              Tielman, Timothy
              Tiffany, Louis Comfort
              Tifft, George W.
              Tifft House
              Tilden, Thomas 1845
              Tillinghast, James
              Timon, John

              1847

              Title Guarantee Building
              Tonawanda 1800, 1826
              Townsend, Charles 1846
              Townsend, Harriet
              Treaty of Big Tree 1797
              Treaty of Ghent 1814
              Tree
              Trolleys - See "Electric Streetcars" above  
              Troup, George
              Trowbridge, Dr. Josiah
              Tucker Building

              1887

              Tudor style 1888
              Tuscarora Indians 1722, 1800
              Twain, Mark

              1869 , 1872


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              UB
              Underground railroad
              Union Meeting House

              1827

              Unions 1884
              Union Ship Canal
              Unitarian-Universalist Church

              1896, 1969

              U. S. Bank
              U. S. Custom House
              University Heights
              University of Buffalo (UB)

              1846, 1916, 1968, 1970

                University Plaza 1939
                Upper Black Rock 1813
                Urban Company / Urban, George Jr.

                1866, 1897, 1902, 1904

                Urban planning

                Valley section
                Vandalia 1842
                Van Derveer, Tara
                Van Ness, Cynthia
                Van Vleck , George H.
                Vaux, Calvert

                1876, 1887

                Vitascope Theater

                Wachadlo, Martin
                Wadsworth, James
                Wait, Harry R.
                Waite, Richard A.

                Walden, Ebenezer

                1806, 1812, 1813, 1829, 1838,

                Walden Galleria 1989
                "Walk-in-the-Water"

                1821

                Walkowski, Jennifer
                Wards

                1853

                War Memorial Stadium

                War of 1812

                1812, 1813, 1814

                Washington Street Market

                Waterfront
                Water - Jubilee Water Works
                Water Pumping Station
                Water - wooden pipes
                Watson Grain Elevator
                Watson, Stephen V.R.
                WBEN 1948
                Weber, Col. John B.
                Wedekindt, Henry
                Weed Block
                Wells, Chandler
                Wells, Henry 1862
                Wendt, Margaret L.
                Western Association of Architects (WAA)
                Western Literary and Scientific Academy

                1829

                Western New York Entertainment Hall of Fame
                Western New York Heritage Magazine
                Western New York Legacy: A Digital Library of Historical Treasures
                Western Savings Bank
                Westinghouse, George
                West Side
                West Village Historic Preservation District
                WGR 1922
                Whiskey
                Whitaker, Ramona Pando
                White, Dr. James Platt
                Wicks, William Sydney 1888
                Wiegand, Art
                Wilcox, Ansley

                1845, 1883, 1901

                Wilkeson, Samuel

                1820, 1824, 1836

                Wilkeson, Col. Samuel H.
                William Simon Brewery 1852
                Williams Family
                Williamsville
                Williamsville-Buffalo Road 1832
                Willow Lawn

                1888

                Winney, Cornelius

                1789

                Witul, Gregory L.

                  Women
                  Women's Christian Association Building,

                  1888

                  Women's Suffrage 1902 Convention in Buffalo
                  Women's Union
                  Wonderland Building 1893
                  Woods, A.
                  Woods, Bob

                  1935, 1941

                  World University Games 1993

                  WPA

                  Wright, Frank Lloyd

                  1888


                  YMCA

                  1852, 1902

                  Yots, Thomas

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                  Zimmermann, George

                  1938

                  Zink and Hatch Building
                  Zoschke, Bettie
                  Zoschke, Carl


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