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Charles R. Turner

 
 
Charles R. Turner Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, February 28, 2016
1. Charles R. Turner Marker
Inscription.
Charles R. Turner
humanitarian, philanthropist and
civic leader.
Born Dec. 1, 1904. Died July 2, 1977.
Chairman of the Board of Parking
1959 to 1977
Under his leadership ten
municipal parking ramps were constructed.

 
Location. 42° 53.152′ N, 78° 52.764′ W. Marker is in Buffalo, New York, in Erie County. Marker is at the intersection of Perkins Street and Niagara Square, on the left when traveling west on Perkins Street. Click for map. Marker is at the Charles R. Turner Parking Ramp across from the south side of City Hall. 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. Our Legacy of Abundant Water (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); From Frontier to Major City / Buffalo City Hall (about 300 feet away); Niagara Square (about 400 feet away); William McKinley (about 400 feet away); Buffalo Burns!!! (about 400 feet away); From Social Center to Civic Center (about 500 feet away); "...With Liberty and Justice for All." (about 500 feet away); Samuel Manning Welch (about 500 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Buffalo.
 
Categories. Charity & Public Work
 
Marker & Ramp Entrance image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, February 28, 2016
2. Marker & Ramp Entrance
Marker at center in raised plot bordered by brick wall.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 186 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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