Taken in the 1940's, this image shows a large square building occupying the location.
The Erie County Savings Bank at Shelton Square was perhaps the primary valve in the heart of downtown Buffalo.
The year is 1895. The scene of the crime is the city block bordered by Swan, Main, South Division and Washington Streets.
The Benlin Distribution Services Complex, Mississippi in the 1940's functioned for decades as a warehouse/distribution center for several businesses.
A pictorial from the Buffalo Sunday Times, May 1927 chronicles the construction of the Peace Bridge.
Foundations of Memorial Auditorium being poured, 1939, Main and the Terrace.