Buffalo and Erie County Public Library

1 Lafayette Square
Buffalo, NY 14203
Phone: (716) 858-8900
Fax: (716) 858-6211
Contact:
Meg Cheman - (716) 858-7144 - chemanm@buffalolib.org
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Buffalo and Erie County Public Library

About

The Buffalo & Erie County Public Library (B&ECPL) serves as a center of information, education, culture and entertainment for the residents of Erie County.

Buffalo and Erie County Public Library is a member of the Western New York Library Resources Council.

Collections

175th Anniversary of the Buffalo & Erie County Public Library

Photographs relating to the history of the Buffalo and Erie County Public Library over the past century.

1825, a Pivotal Year on the Niagara Frontier

Materials documenting the City of Buffalo and Niagara Frontier in 1825.

Buffalo City Directories

Buffalo City Directories from the early to late 19th century.

Buffalo Photograph Collection: Lantern slides, circa 1890-1910

The Buffalo Photograph Collection of lantern slides contains images of cityscapes, street views, events, and architecture in turn-of-the-century Buffalo.

New York Central Stations Buffalo, NY Scrapbook

A scrapbook containing newspaper clippings about the Buffalo Central Terminal at the time it first began operations.

New York to Paris Race

Materials relating to Thomas Flyer automobiles and the New York to Paris Race in the early 20th century.

Pan-American Exposition Scrapbooks

Scrapbooks containing newspaper clippings about the 1901 Pan-American Exposition held in Buffalo, New York.

The [George Nathan] Newman Collection of Photographs of Vanished and Vanishing Buffalo

Photographs of Buffalo and Western New York during the 19th and early 20th centuries collected by George Nathan Newman.

War of 1812 Letters from the Young Men's Association

Letters relating to the War of 1812 in New York.