Buffalo produced a wide variety of cast iron architectural elements used to embellish the Italianate mansions of old Main Street. The Squire Mansion alone survives.
Apart from the Martin House Complex, the Parkside Neighborhood has its own national significance as an enduring Olmsted success.
Front Park viewed from the Peace Bridge. c. 1930's
Memories of growing up on Buffalo's East Side in the 1940s-50s.
Edwin G. Weinheimer was the last and the longest tenured Delaware Park superintendent. He retired in 1963 after serving thirty years in the same post. He and his wife, Della Bowes, raised their four children in the stone Arts and Crafts residence at 1263 Elmwood, located between the Art Gallery and Penhurst Park.