The editor takes a look at famed artist Thomas Cole's work relating to WNY.
The full article is available in the Fall 2007 Issue.
Thomas Hart Benton's mural painting helped tell the story of American history.
For centuries, people of all backgrounds and walks of life have recorded their impressions of Niagara Falls. Jack Wysocki provides a survey of these viewpoints, as well as the accompanying development — good and bad — of one of Western New York's most significant geographic features.
The story of La Salle's exploration of the Great Lakes is well known, but many mysteries surround his ship, the Griffon. The first part of this two-part story presents new interpretations of this storied ship's design.