A philatelist’s investigation into souvenir stamps and postcards sold for Buffalo’s Pan American Exposition provides an interesting look at pre-multimedia marketing.
A significant part of Buffalo's history is now the backdrop for a new attraction at Canalside and the Outer Harbor.
A pictorial from the Buffalo Sunday Times, May 1927 chronicles the construction of the Peace Bridge.
How Hundreds of Thousands of Summer Excursionists Have Taken Their Lives in Their Hands in an Endeavor to Get a Modest Day's Outing.
The idea of a bridge joining Canada and the United States between Buffalo and Fort Erie was discussed as early as 1853.
Ferry service between the Buffalo and Fort Erie banks of the Niagara River dates back to 1796. Many settlers crossed into Canada from Buffalo via ferry.
To meet wartime demands for pilot training, the SS Greater Buffalo was one of two Great Lakes cruise ships converted to aircraft carriers on the Inland Seas.
Niagara Falls had been a trade center long before the falls became world famous. As tourism in the region grew, so did the demand for the beautiful beadwork made by the Tuscarora Artisans.