Digging at the Crossroads site yields artifacts from Buffalo's early industry.
The full article is available in the Winter 1997 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.
1996 excavation of the Marine Drive Apartments parking lot reveals the foundations of Wheeler's Hotel.
Situated between New York and the western states, Buffalo was an important transportation center in the days of the Erie Canal. Learn about the habits, sights and sounds of the Central Wharf – and about it's sudden destruction.