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Great Northern Elevator, 250 Ganson Street, Buffalo, Erie County, NY

Great Northern Elevator, 250 Ganson Street, Buffalo, Erie County, NY

 
 
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Summary

Significance: The grain elevators of Buffalo comprise the most outstanding collection of extant grain elevators in the United States, and collectively represent the variety of construction materials, building forms, and technological innovations that revolutionized the handling of grain in this country.
Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: N283
Survey number: HAER NY-240
Building/structure dates: 1897 Initial Construction
Building/structure dates: 1922 Subsequent Work
Building/structure dates: 1981

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Contributors

Historic American Engineering Record, creator
Robinson, D A
Monarch Engineering
Hill, James J
Toltz, Max
Conley, Riter
Buchan Brothers
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Location

North Buffalo Junction42.86672, -78.87210
Google Map of 42.8667218, -78.8720999
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