2013 Local History Books: An end of year roundup!


2013 was a great year for local history books, and the Grosvenor Room was able to acquire titles on many popular Buffalo research subjects. Here are some of the most frequently asked for recently published books we added this year:

The Angola Horror : the 1867 train wreck that shocked the nation and transformed American railroads

Jewish community of Greater Buffalo (Images of America Series)

Kleinhans Music Hall : Buffalo architecture, mid-century modern

Love Canal (Images of America Series)

No stoppin’ this boppin’ : let the good times roll

The Roycroft Campus (Postcard History Series)

Steel’s: A forgotten stock market scandal from the 1920s

And, here are few popular new additions from recent years:

Albright-Knox Art Gallery (Buffalo architecture, mid-century modern) 

Artpark 1974-1984 

Bipolar Buffalo : a mosaic of minds journey

Frank Lloyd Wright’s Buffalo venture : from the Larkin Building to Broadacre City : a catalogue of buildings and projects

M&T Bank : Buffalo architecture, mid-century modern 

Niagara Falls : 1850-2000 (Images of America Series) 

More to come in the new year!

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