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

George Urban, Jr. Residence

 
 
George Urban, Jr. Residence Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, March 31, 2015
1. George Urban, Jr. Residence Marker
Inscription.
George Urban, Jr.
Residence
————
On this property in 1883, at an
outdoor picnic of Buffalo Business-
men, Gerhard Lang proposed the
toast "To Grover Cleveland, our
next President." This launched the
campaign which led to the election,
in 1884, of Grover Cleveland as the
22nd President of the United States.

 
Erected 1983 by Cheektowaga Town Board.
 
Location. 42° 54.865′ N, 78° 47.704′ W. Marker is in Cheektowaga, New York, in Erie County. Marker is at the intersection of Pine Ridge Road and Victoria Boulevard, on the right when traveling south on Pine Ridge Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 280 Pine Ridge Road, Buffalo NY 14225, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Bennet Cemetery (approx. 0.9 miles away); A Tribute of Love (approx. 1.4 miles away); The Original Site of Forks Hose Company #2 (approx. 2.2 miles away); Earliest Church (approx. 2.2 miles away); Site of Toll Gate (approx. 2.3 miles away); Buffalo Creek Indian Reservation North Boundary
Southward image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, March 31, 2015
2. Southward
(approx. 2.4 miles away); Forks (approx. 2.4 miles away); The Buffalo Stockyards (approx. 2.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cheektowaga.
 
Regarding George Urban, Jr. Residence. No trespassing. On the National Register of Historic Places.
 
Also see . . .
1. George Urban, Jr. - Buffalo as an Architectural Museum. (Submitted on April 9, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
2. The George Urban Home - Western New York Heritage Press. Images (Submitted on April 9, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.) 

3. George Urban - Cheektowaga Historical Association and Museum. (Submitted on April 9, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
 
Categories. Politics
 
Northward image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, March 31, 2015
3. Northward
George Urban, Jr. Residence - North Driveway image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, March 31, 2015
4. George Urban, Jr. Residence - North Driveway
George Urban, Jr. Residence - South and Front Sides image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, March 31, 2015
5. George Urban, Jr. Residence - South and Front Sides
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 9, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 189 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on April 9, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.
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