Lewiston in Niagara County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Kiwanians Promoting Peace
Then & Now
June tenth 2013. The Kiwanis Club of Lewiston in partnership with the Kiwanis Club of Stamford, Ontario held a brief ceremony to rededicate a peace plaque established by their clubs fifty years prior on the Lewiston-Queenston International Bridge. The ceremony honored and celebrated the past and renewed the commitment to international friendship and peace through Kiwanis. The 1963 ceremony was reenacted with current day dignitaries in attendance, there were three Kiwanis members present at both ceremonies fifty years apart! They were Richard Soluri and George Curtis of the Lewiston club and Leon Keith of the Stamford club. The ceremony was held at the Niagara Falls
Erected by Ed Schieffelin, Lewiston Kiwanian, Kiwanis International.
Location. 43° 10.377′ N, 79° 2.52′ W. Marker is in Lewiston, New York, in Niagara County. Marker is on Center Street (New York State Route 18F) west of North 5th Street when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 476 Center Street, Lewiston NY 14092, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Little Yellow House - 1816 (a few steps from this marker); 500 Center Street Archaeological Site (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Long and The Short House (about 300 feet away); The Cibola Anchor (about 400 feet away); Hennepin Park (about 600 feet away); Kelsey Tavern (about 700 feet away); Underground Railroad Station #6 (about 700 feet away); The First Religious Society of Lewiston (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lewiston.
Also see . . . Niagara Falls Bridge Commission. (Submitted on April 4, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
Categories. • Peace •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 4, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 279 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 4, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.