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Ann Montgomery's Little Harlem


The Little Harlem Club/Hotel on Michigan Avenue in Buffalo was owned and operated by Ann Montgomery from the 1930s through early 1960s, during which…

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Scrapbooks have long been an important part of the historical record. The digital scrapbooks presented here provide a glimpse of the wide variety of…

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Diaries & journals


Personal diaries and journals provide a unique glimpse into the private lives of their authors. Diaries and journals often contain passages describing…

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Erie County Poor House ledgers

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The Erie County Poorhouse of Buffalo, NY and succeeding institutions known as the Erie County Alms House, Erie County Hospital, and Erie County Home…

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World War I Posters Collection

Posters were a very effective means of messaging throughout World War I. They were pasted onto walls and billboards everywhere to reach the widest…

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Rich Newberg Reports Collection


This collection of long-form reports by retired WIVB-TV Senior Correspondent Rich Newberg covers a wide range of social issues, Buffalo history and…

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Buffalo Public School Buildings, 1908


This collection consists of photographs of Buffalo Public School buildings taken in March 1908.  These 83 black & white platinum prints were…

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Historic Buffalo Theater and Music Programs


Fifty selected programs from the Grosvenor Room’s performing arts collections, featuring theatre, music, and dance productions. These programs are a…

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Elma News


The Elma News, the “The Voice of Elma,” published information and stories about the people, organizations and activities in the Town of Elma from 1940…

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Real Estate and Builders Monthly


"A practical journal devoted to improved and unimproved property in city and county."

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