Lucien Howe, internationally respected pioneer ophthalmologist, dedicated his professional life to the prevention and curing of blindness.
Traces the history of the house where President McKinley stayed during his visit to Buffalo in 1901. Also where he was brought following his assassination
Jamestown was a prosperous and growing down c. 1900. But the city experienced a catastrophe, however, called the Great Fire of 1910.
The corner of Delaware Avenue & Summer Street saw a succession of mansion-building. Myron Bush built his mansion in 1859.
Industry in the Buffalo region operated according to the cycle of the seasons from the beginning of commercial traffic on the Great Lakes in the early 1800's.
The months of December 1944 and January 1945 saw an epic amount of snowfall in a succession of snowstorms.
A pictorial from the Buffalo Sunday Times, May 1927 chronicles the construction of the Peace Bridge.
When the Erie Canal first opened, the Commercial Slip was a major shipping port along the canal. Today, it is seeing a resurgence with the events going on at Canalside.