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The Pan American Exposition

The Pan-American Exposition
See Pictures of the Pan-Am expo on this page where our city was on display for the world!

PHOTO OF THE WEEK

Southwest corner of Tupper and Pearl Streets in 1912

(05.15.03) The old house on the Southwest corner of Tupper and Pearl Streets in 1912. For many years the residence of Nathaniel Hall. Photo: PBOB

T. Tighe & Bro Importers Wines & Merchants Rexingers Grocery the Harbor Inn Votine Station The Charles G. Curtiss Company
(03.26.03) T. Tighe & Bro Importers Wines & Merchants in Buffalo. They advertised Country Club Whiskey for $2.00/gallon. Date and location unknown. Photo: Steve Powell

(04.03.03) Rexingers Grocery at 232 Amherst Street. This is what a real grocery store was like in what looks to be the 1880's. This Photo is not dated. Photo: Western New York Heritage Press Collection

(04.23.03) A short movie of the Harbor Inn at the foot of Chicago Street in Buffalo as it appeared in 2002. This building was torn down recently by a real estate developer. -Collection: Steve Powell

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(04.27.03) This 1945 photo is of the old voting stations that used to be placed all around Buffalo at election time to allow voters to cast their ballots. -Photo: Rich Schwegler

(05.06.03) The Charles G. Curtiss Company as it appeared in 1898. The C.G. Curtiss Malting eventually became Meyer malting and then Schaefer malting. Part of he building still stands today as Agway at Niagara and Albany in Buffalo. -Photo: 100 Year of Brewing

Canal Path

Delaware Avenue bridge Bird Island in 1924 Buffalo's Humbolt Park Century Theater
(02.19.03) The old Canal path along the Niagara River. Today the Rte. I-190 runs right under the same bridge shown in this 1920's vintage photo. The Canal bed was filled in and paved for the highway project. -Photo: Steve Powell

(02.24.2003) The Delaware Avenue bridge as it appeared in 1898. This bridge now carries the Rte. 198 expressway through Delaware Park area. -Photo: Steve Powell

See an arial view of the same park from 1927!

(03.04.2003) Bird Island in 1924 before it was filled in with garbage. The dashed lines show the current shore line of the island that now houses the Buffalo Sewer Authority Sewage Treatment Plant at the foot of Ferry Street. -Photo: Steve Powell

(03.13.2003) This 1924 photo is of Buffalo's Humbolt Park showing its 1-mile long oval bicycle track that uses the wading pool as one end of the oval track path. -Photo: Steve Powell

More arial views of the same park!

(03.17.03) The old Century Theater on Main Street in Buffalo. Photo is dated 1949. Photo: Alan Lapp -Snyder, NY

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