Cheektowaga in Erie County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
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); Heroic Dead (approx. 2.2 miles away); This Memorial (approx. 2.2 miles away); Earliest Church Site of Toll Gate (approx. 2.3 miles away); Buffalo Creek Indian Reservation North Boundary (approx. 2.4 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 •
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 219 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on April 9, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.