Buffalo in Erie County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Giuseppe Verdi (1813-1901)
Forest Lawn thanks the City of Buffalo, Buffalo Arts Commission and the Federation of American Societies for this bust sculpted by Dr. Antonio Ugo of Palermo, Italy. It was cast in 1905 by Fonda Art of Naples, Italy. The granite was designed by Tom Koch in 1996 and produced by the Stone Art Memorial Company of Buffalo. It is dedicated this 28th day of September, 1996, in tribute to the many accomplishments of the Italian-American community in this cemetery, the City of Buffalo, and all of Western New York.
Location. 42° 55.683′ N, 78° 51.832′ W. Marker is in Buffalo, New York, in Erie County. Marker is on Main Street (New York State Route 5) near Delaware Avenue. Touch for map.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. In Memory of Millard Fillmore (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Mary Morris Burnett Talbert (approx. 0.2 miles away); Frederick Law Olmsted (approx. 0.2 miles away); Ebenezer Walden (approx. 0.3 miles away); Brigadier General Albert James Myer (approx. 0.3 miles away); Albert James Myer, M.D. (approx. 0.3 miles away); Red Jacket (approx. 0.4 miles away); Commemoration for African American Soldiers of the American Civil War (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Buffalo.
Categories. • Arts, Letters, Music •
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