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Toni Sisti Park

 
 
Toni Sisti Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, June 1, 2017
1. Toni Sisti Park Marker
Inscription. Anthony Sisti, born Greenwich Village, New York City, 1901, came to Buffalo at the age of ten. Artist by profession, boxer by avocation, prime mover in the development of this city's Allentown district where he maintained his studio and gallery since the 1930's, he also richly contributed to Buffalo's larger cultural scene. A collection of his work is in the Burchfield Center, Buffalo. In commemmoration of Tony Sisti's contributions, this park is dedicated on the occasion of his eightieth birthday, spring 1981, by James D. Griffin, Mayr, City of Buffalo, and William L. Marcy, Jr., Delaware District Councilman.
 
Erected 1981 by City of Buffalo.
 
Location. 42° 54.128′ N, 78° 52.25′ W. Marker is in Buffalo, New York, in Erie County. Marker is at the intersection of North Street and Linwood Avenue, on the right when traveling east on North Street. Touch 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. Guide Board Road (within shouting distance of this marker); Wilcox Mansion (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Westminster Presbyterian Church (about 800 feet
Toni Sisti Park & Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, June 1, 2017
2. Toni Sisti Park & Marker
Westward view. Marker at left. Traffic light at right is North Street at Franklin Street.
away); Temple Beth Zion (approx. 0.3 miles away); Second Home of the Medical School (approx. 0.4 miles away); Sisters of Charity Hospital (approx. 0.4 miles away); Coit House (approx. half a mile away); William Dorsheimer House (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Buffalo.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 2, 2017. This page originally submitted on June 2, 2017, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 47 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 2, 2017, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.
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