Frank H. Chappelle .............  Pan-American Exposition Links

Frank H. Chappelle at the Pan-Am

In 1901, Frank H. Chappelle (1859-1929) was a well-known Buffalo architect and builder.

He built the
African Village for the Pan-Am Exposition, and enjoyed a good relationship with African-American representatives.

He is buried in Section 11 of Buffalo's Forest Lawn Cemetery

Cover, African Village brochure for the Pan-Am Exposition

Signature: J??? R. K???
Caption: My Father - Frank H. Chappelle built this - The African Village at the Pan American Exp. 1901

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