The ebb and flow of Buffalo's 200-year history as a U.S. Port of Entry.
The full content is available in the Spring 2005 Issue.
A drama created not from the imagination but from concrete excavation, paintings and drawings of the time, legal documents and site observation. What it was like to stand on the Buffalo waterfront before the railroads, when the only highway was on the water.
Go behind the headlines to discover the beginnings of this regional architectural treasure.
The Erie Canal opened the West-- but getting there could be a deadly gamble, as this 1841 tragedy demonstrated.