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First Greek Settlers of Buffalo

 
 
First Greek Settlers of Buffalo Marker image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, April 22, 2013
1. First Greek Settlers of Buffalo Marker
Inscription. Near this site in 1893, Paraskevas Niarchos, Spyros Niarchos, and Theodore Macheras resided and operated a confectionery store.

Hellenic Eastern Orthodox Church of the Annunciation Buffalo & Erie County Historical Society
 
Erected 1973 by Buffalo & Erie County Historical Society.
 
Location. 42° 52.965′ N, 78° 52.505′ W. Marker is in Buffalo, New York, in Erie County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and Division Street (New York State Route 5), on the left when traveling west on Main Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Buffalo NY 14202, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Ellicott Square (here, next to this marker); General Kazimierz Pulaski (here, next to this marker); Ellicott Square Building (a few steps from this marker); St. Paul's Cathedral (within shouting distance of this marker); Grover Cleveland (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The City of Buffalo Sent 18893 Men to Serve in the Great War (about 300 feet away); Saint Paul's Episcopal Church (about 300 feet away); Prudential (Guaranty) Building (about 400 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Buffalo.
 
Categories. Industry & CommerceSettlements & Settlers
 
First Greek Settlers of Buffalo Marker facing south on Main image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, April 22, 2013
2. First Greek Settlers of Buffalo Marker facing south on Main
First Greek Settlers of Buffalo Marker facing West on Division St. image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, April 22, 2013
3. First Greek Settlers of Buffalo Marker facing West on Division St.
St.Paul's Cathedral can be seen in the distance (it has 3 markers of its own, not counting the Nat'l Historic Landmark one). Also, the Ellicott Square marker can be seen just to the right of this marker, at the end of the second bench.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Yugoboy of Rochester, New York. This page has been viewed 241 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Yugoboy of Rochester, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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