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Chester C. Gorski

 
 
Chester C. Gorski Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, February 28, 2016
1. Chester C. Gorski Memorial
Inscription.
Chester C. Gorski
statesman, community leader,
humanitarian
Born June 22, 1906. Died April 25, 1975.
President of
The Common Council
1959 to 1973.
Member of the United States Congress,
Erie County Board of Supervisors
Buffalo Common Council Majority Leader.
Four decades of devoted public service.

 
Location. 42° 53.07′ N, 78° 53.427′ W. Marker is in Buffalo, New York, in Erie County. Marker is on Erie Street half a mile north of Marine Drive, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Memorial is within the Erie Street loop at the end of the breakwater separating Erie Basin Marina from Lake Erie. Marker is in this post office area: Buffalo NY 14202, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Historic Lake Erie (a few steps from this marker); Keepers of the Western Door (within shouting distance of this marker); The Legend of John Maynard (approx. mile away); Buffalo Water Intake, Horseshoe Reef Light (approx. half a mile away); Buffalo Main & Harbor Lights (approx. half a mile away); The 1833 Buffalo Lighthouse
Northward image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, February 28, 2016
2. Northward
(approx. half a mile away); Buffalo Lightship (approx. half a mile away); Buffalo Harbor (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Buffalo.
 
Also see . . .  Gorski, Chester Charles - History, Art, Archives - U.S. House of Representatives. (Submitted on March 9, 2016, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
 
Categories. Notable Persons
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 9, 2016, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 203 times since then and 45 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 9, 2016, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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