From inside the shelter of a privileged life, she started to help people anonymously. Now the foundation she started has taken on a life of its own.
Was the Alden black water a cure for rheumatism? Or an excuse to spend time in the country air? Either way, the town was never the same again.
He was a part of the second great African American migration to the north who built a creative and spiritual life; along the way he documented the life of his community.
A man who continued to do what fascinated him in childhood, and eventually created a business with it. describes how he came under the spell of the model railroad.
An archaeological excavation turns up important new information on the prior inhabitants of Erie County.
Photos from the Western New York Heritage collection.
Hamburg's flirtation with big business, big dreams – and big disillusionment.