The Montezuma Swamp may be outside our immediate area, but it is familiar to us all from travel on the NYS Thruway. Doug Farley tells the story of how this immense obstacle was overcome in the building of the Great Erie Canal.
The full content is available in the Spring 2008 Issue.
We take a look at the origins—and remnants—of what was once called “Buffalo’s Two-Million-Dollar Playground.”
A extra from our Spring 2022 issue, featuring a rundown of some of the rides from Buffalo's $2 million playground.
The Erie Canal opened the West-- but getting there could be a deadly gamble, as this 1841 tragedy demonstrated.