No longer a parlor pastime, the Buffalo Society of Artists is finding new ways to connect artists and the community.
We remember this pillar of Buffalo’s African American community with a series of personal recollections.
Inspired by the Old Photo Album that appeared in our Summer 2020 issue, ("Hats Off to the Milliners"), the granddaughter of Buffalo milliner Anna Schnitter sent us the story of Anna's shop, along with some photos of her work.
A donated painting provides the focal point for a collaborative project with Buffalo State graduate students.
A chance find in a semi-related album yields some fascinating photos of a pioneering event in aviation history.
Built by Ambrose Johnson in 1870, the house occupied for decades by Dr. Williard Jolls became the center of the Orchard Park community and is a fine extant example of Italianate architecture. A collaborative arrangement between the town and the Orchard Park Historical Society is helping to preserve this important piece of local history.
A generous subscriber shared a photograph, along with an interesting personal history of a lost mansion on Buffalo's North Street.
Enjoy this selection of fashionable hats on prominent Buffalo women from the early 20th Century.