"The Churches," as they appeared in hte early [18]80's.

  • St. Paul's at the left
  • The "Old First" at the right [demolished]
  • St. Joseph's in the distance.

Church Street was used as a stand for carters.

Source: "The Picture Book of Earlier Buffalo," Severance, Frank H., ed. Buffalo Historical Society Publications, Vol. 16, 1912. p. 117 (online)