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White Bros. Livery

The White Bros. Livery & Boarding Stable on Jersey Street, threatened with demolition in 2008, will soon be given new life as apartments.   Built in 1889 and designed by architect Richard Waite, the livery is considered an architectural treasure and … Continue reading

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Bell Aircraft in Buffalo

  Recently the Buffalo News featured two articles (July 6, 2010, August 15, 2010) on the Bell Aircraft Corporation plane that was recovered in Russia more than 60 years after it left the plant in Wheatfield.  Astonishingly, the penciled signatures … Continue reading

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Collection Highlight: Yearbooks

Did you know that the Central Library has hundreds of local yearbooks?  High school and college yearbooks for various city and suburban schools can be found in the Buffalo Collection in the Grosvenor Room.  Some college yearbooks and alumni directories … Continue reading

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