Buffalo in Erie County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Founded in 1870 by the Jesuits
at 434 Ellicott Street. Moved
to this site in 1912.
Largest private institution
of higher education on the
Erected 1972 by Canisius College Alumni Association, Buffalo & Erie County Historical Society.
Location. 42° 55.517′ N, 78° 51.232′ W. Marker is in Buffalo, New York, in Erie County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (New York State Route 5) and Jefferson Avenue, on the right when traveling east on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2001 Main Street, Buffalo NY 14206, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Dedicated to our Boys and Girls (within shouting distance of this marker); All Veterans / Middle East Wars Monument (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Erastus Granger (about 800 feet away); On This Day of May 30, 1991, The Semper Fidelis Post #356 (approx. 0.2 miles away); To Preserve the Memories To Honor the Memory of Our Dead (approx. ¼ mile away); Forest Lawn Cemetery (approx. ¼ mile away); Flint Hill Encampment 1812 (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Buffalo.
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Credits. This page was last revised on April 7, 2019. This page originally submitted on April 7, 2019, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 75 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 7, 2019, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.