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Buffalo in Erie County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Peter B. Porter

 
 
Peter B. Porter Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, June 7, 2014
1. Peter B. Porter Marker
Inscription. General, Congressman and later Sec. of War, lived here until his home was destroyed by the British at the burning of Buffalo 1813.
 
Erected 2012 by William C. Pomeroy Foundation.
 
Location. 42° 55.102′ N, 78° 53.951′ W. Marker is in Buffalo, New York, in Erie County. Marker is on Niagara Street (New York State Route 266) 0.1 miles south of Auburn Avenue, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1270 Niagara Street, Buffalo NY 14213, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. West Ferry Street Bascule Bridge (approx. mile away); Underground Railroad River Crossing (approx. 0.3 miles away); Industrial Powerhouse (approx. 0.3 miles away); International Crossing (approx. 0.3 miles away); Black Rock Harbor / From Plantation to Promised Land (approx. 0.3 miles away); Broderick Park / Distinctive River Ecosystems (approx. 0.3 miles away); Harrowing Journey (approx. 0.3 miles away); Nowak Pier (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Buffalo.
 
Also see . . .
1. Peter Buell Porter - Wikipedia. (Submitted on June 23, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
2. Porter, Peter Buell - Biographical Directory of the U.S. Congress
Southward View Peter B. Porter Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, June 7, 2014
2. Southward View Peter B. Porter Marker
. (Submitted on June 23, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismPoliticsWar of 1812
 
Northward View Peter B. Porter Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, June 7, 2014
3. Northward View Peter B. Porter Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 23, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 334 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on June 23, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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