High school hockey in Buffalo came of age in 1909, when a group of Union College alumni decided to create an organized competition among the city’s schools—complete with trophy.
Ed Tanner may never have seen the "Big Leagues," but he thrilled fans in Western New York for decades.
Ice skating and other winter sports were popular in Delaware Park in the early 20th century.
Technical High School, or "Tech" as it was called, was one of a number of vocational high schools built in the early 20th century.
Foundations of Memorial Auditorium being poured, 1939, Main and the Terrace.
Ice fishing off the foot of Michigan Avenue, 1967. In the background is the lake freighter, Kinsman Independent, moored for the winter.
Could a Buffalo team have won the first World Series and included such stars as Jimmy Collins, Cy Young and Herman “Babe” Ruth? Read on and find out.