The Buffalo History Museum Picture Store

Vintage Buffalo images for digital downloads and home or office decor. All purchases support the museum's mission.

  • Easter Greeting

    Easter Greeting, ca. 1908. Preferred Citation: Collection of The Buffalo History Museum. Vertical File: Cards - Easter.

  • 1854 Quackenboss & Kennedy

    1854 Quackenboss & Kennedy map showing the 1st, 8th and 9th wards. Preferred Citation: Collection of The Buffalo History Museum. Quackenboss & Kennedy, 1854.

  • 1854 Quackenboss & Kennedy

    1854 Quackenboss & Kennedy map showing the 1st ward. Preferred Citation: Collection of The Buffalo History Museum. Quackenboss & Kennedy, 1854.

  • 1854 Quackenboss & Kennedy

    1854 Quackenboss & Kennedy map showing the 4th ward. Preferred Citation: Collection of The Buffalo History Museum. Quackenboss & Kennedy, 1854.

  • 1854 Quackenboss & Kennedy

    1854 Quackenboss & Kennedy map showing the 10th ward. Preferred Citation: Collection of The Buffalo History Museum. Quackenboss & Kennedy, 1854.

  • 1854 Quckenboss & Kennedy

    1854 Quackenboss & Kennedy map showing 8th and 9th wards. Preferred Citation: Collection of The Buffalo History Museum. Quackenboss & Kennedy, 1854.

  • Delaware Avenue at Utica Street

    View looking north on Delaware Avenue at Utica Street with cyclists, 1890. Preferred Citation: Collection of The Buffalo History Museum. General photograph collection, Streets - Delaware Ave. & Utica.

  • Offermann Stadium

    Park Superintendent, Mike Traynor, and Al Unsser, Bisons catcher at Offermann Stadium, April 23, 1933. Preferred Citation: Collection of The Buffalo History Museum. General photograph collection, Buildings - Recreation - Stadiums.

  • Ararat Stone

    Ararat Stone. Preferred Citation: Collection of The Buffalo History Museum.

  • Pan-American Exposition

    Daytime panoramic of the Pan-American Exposition. Includes Temple of Music, Machinery and Electricity Buildings, Electric Tower, Agriculture, Liberal Arts and Ethnology Buildings. Photograph was taken by A. W. Simon, Sr., 1901. Preferred citation: Collection of The Buffalo History Museum. Pan-American Exposition photograph collection, Picture .P36, Oversize, PA I D-4

  • Westminster Presbyterian Church

    Back view of Westminster Presbyterian Church located at 724 Delaware Avenue between Summer and North Streets. Preferred Citation: Collection of The Buffalo History Museum. General photograph collection, Buildings - Religious - Presbyterian.

  • Cleveland Hill School Annex Fire

    Cleveland Hill School Annex Fire, March 31, 1954. Preferred Citation: Collection of The Buffalo History Museum. General photograph collection, Fire Dept. - Fire Scenes - Cheektowaga.

  • Easter Egg Chick

    Easter Egg Chick postcard. Preferred Citation: Collection of The Buffalo History Museum. Vertical File: Cards - Easter.

  • 1854 Quackenboss & Kennedy

    1854 Quackenboss & Kennedy map showing 3rd, 5th and 6th wards. Preferred Citation: Collection of The Buffalo History Museum. Quackenboss & Kennedy, 1854.

  • 1854 Quackenboss & Kennedy

    1854 Quackenboss & Kennedy map showing 1st and 2nd wards. Preferred Citation: Collection of The Buffalo History Museum. Quackenboss & Kennedy, 1854.

  • 1854 Quackenboss & Kennedy

    1854 Quackenboss & Kennedy map showing the 4th ward. Preferred Citation: Collection of The Buffalo History Museum. Quackenboss & Kennedy, 1854.

  • 1854 Quckenboss & Kennedy

    1854 Quackenboss & Kennedy map showing the 9th and 10th wards. Preferred Citation: Collection of The Buffalo History Museum. Quackenboss & Kennedy, 1854.

  • 1854 Quckenboss & Kennedy

    1854 Quckenboss & Kennedy map showing the 8th ward. Preferred Citation: Collection of The Buffalo History Museum. Quackenboss & Kennedy, 1854.

  • Hyde Park Stadium

    Hyde Park Stadium in Niagara Falls, April 17, 1968. Preferred Citation: Collection of The Buffalo History Museum. General photograph collection, Places - Niagara Falls, NY - Stadiums.

  • Offermann Stadium

    Offermann Stadium box office, April 21, 1954. Preferred Citation: Collection of The Buffalo History Museum. General photograph collection, Buildings - Recreation - Stadiums.

  • New York Central Exchange Street Station

    New York Central Exchange Street Station built in 1870, abandoned in 1929, demolished in 1929, ca. 1930. Preferred Citation: Collection of The Buffalo History Museum. General photograph collection, Buildings - Transpiration & Storage - Depots.

  • St. Patrick's Day Postcard

    Lift up Erin's flag, unfold it to the breeze; May it wave o'er the land, and float o'er the seas. Erin go bragh, ca. 1909. Preferred Citation: Collection of The Buffalo History Museum. Vertical File: Cards - St. Patrick's Day.

  • Westminster Presbyterian Church

    Westminster Presbyterian Church located at 724 Delaware Avenue between Summer and North Streets, 1891. Preferred Citation: Collection of The Buffalo History Museum. General photograph collection, Buildings - Religious - Presbyterian.

  • Chief Petty Officer (CPO) Club

    Chief Petty Office (CPO) Club along Black Rock canal, ca. 1920. Preferred Citation: Collection of The Buffalo History Museum. General photograph collection, Buildings - Clubs.

  • A Happy Easter

    A Happy Easter postcard. Preferred Citation: Collection of The Buffalo History Museum. Vertical File: Cards - Easter.

  • 1854 Quackenboss & Kennedy

    1854 Quackenboss & Kennedy map showing 2nd, 3rd, and 5th wards. Preferred Citation: Collection of The Buffalo History Museum. Quackenboss & Kennedy, 1854.

  • 1854 Quackenboss & Kennedy

    1854 Quackenboss & Kennedy map showing the 2nd ward. Preferred Citation: Collection of The Buffalo History Museum. Quackenboss & Kennedy, 1854.

  • 1854 Quackenboss & Kennedy

    1854 Quackenboss & Kennedy map showing the 4th, 7th & 10th wards. Preferred Citation: Collection of The Buffalo History Museum. Quackenboss & Kennedy, 1854.

  • 1854 Quackenboss & Kennedy

    1854 Quackenboss & Kennedy map showing 8th and 9th wards. Preferred Citation: Collection of The Buffalo History Museum. Quackenboss & Kennedy, 1854.

  • 1854 Quakckenboss & Kennedy

    1854 Quackenboss & Kennedy map, title page and index map showing corresponding plate numbers. Preferred Citation: Collection of The Buffalo History Museum. Quackenboss & Kennedy, 1854.

  • Hyde Park Stadium

    Hyde Park Stadium in Niagara Falls, April 17, 1968. Preferred Citation: Collection of The Buffalo History Museum. General photograph collection, Places - Niagara Falls, NY - Stadiums.

  • Offermann Stadium

    Exterior of Offermann Stadium, ca. 1915. Preferred Citation: Collection of The Buffalo History Museum. General photograph collection, Buildings - Recreation - Stadiums.

  • Pan-American Exposition Night View

    Night panoramic view of the Pan-American Exposition looking from Triumphal Bridge. Includes the Temple of Music, Machinery and Transportation Buildings, Court of Fountains, Electric Tower, Manufacturers, Liberal Arts and Ethnology Buildings and a wing of the Government Building, 1901. Preferred Citation: Collection of The Buffalo History Museum. "The Latest and Best Views of the Pan-American Exposition," T 485 .B86 L3 1901.

  • St. Patrick's Day Postcard

    St. Patrick's Day Greetings, ca. 1911. Preferred Citation: Collection of The Buffalo History Museum. Vertical File: Cards - St. Patrick's Day.

  • Cleveland Hill School Annex Fire

    Cleveland Hill School Annex Fire, March 31, 1954. Preferred Citation: Collection of The Buffalo History Museum. General photograph collection, Fire Dept. - Fire Scenes - Cheektowaga.

  • Fourth Liberty Pole at Terrace Street

    Fourth Liberty Pole at Terrace Street, 1895. Preferred Citation: Collection of The Buffalo History Museum. General photograph collection, Streets - Terrace.

  • H.P. Werick's

    H.P. Werick's on Pine Ridge Road in Cheektowaga with bicyclists, 1888. Preferred Citation: Collection of The Buffalo History Museum. General photograph collection, Places - Cheektowaga.

  • 1854 Quackenboss & Kennedy

    1854 Quackenboss & Kennedy map showing the 1st, 5th and 6th wards. Preferred Citation: Collection of The Buffalo History Museum. Quackenboss & Kennedy, 1854.

  • 1854 Quackenboss & Kennedy

    1854 Quackenboss & Kennedy map showing 2nd and 4th wards. Preferred Citation: Collection of The Buffalo History Museum. Quackenboss & Kennedy, 1854.

  • 1854 Quackenboss & Kennedy

    1854 Quackenboss & Kennedy map showing the 10th ward. Preferred Citation: Collection of The Buffalo History Museum. Quackenboss & Kennedy, 1854.

  • 1854 Quackenboss & Kennedy

    1854 Quackenboss & Kennedy map showing the 9th ward. Preferred Citation: Collection of The Buffalo History Museum. Quackenboss & Kennedy, 1854.

  • The Esplanade

    "The Esplanade is the place designed by the architects of the Exposition for large assemblages of people. It is capable of accommodating 25, 000 persons. Pergolas marking its souther boundaries, running along the border of the Mirror lakes. On the north is the Court of Fountains. The view shows one of the bandstands from which high-class concerts are given daily by famous bands." Photograph by C.D. Arnold, 1901. Preferred citation: Collection of The Buffalo History Museum. Pan American photograph collection, Picture .P36, Box 1, PA I1 D-4

  • Buffalo Federal League Stock Certificate

    Buffalo Federal League Stock Certificate for James D. Duggan, April 9, 1914. Preferred Citation: Collection of The Buffalo History Museum. Joseph Overfield collection, Mss. C2000-1, Box 20, Envelope 5.

  • Demolition of Offermann Stadium

    Demolition of Offermann Stadium, October 13, 1961. Preferred Citation: Collection of The Buffalo History Museum. General photograph collection, Buildings - Recreation - Stadiums.

  • Pan-American Exposition

    Daytime panoramic view of the Pan-American Exposition. Includes the Machinery and Electricity Buildings, Electric Tower, Ethnology Building and the Triumphal Bridge, 1901. Preferred citation: Collection of The Buffalo History Museum. Pan-American Exposition photograph collection, Picture .P36, Box 7, PA II D-4.

  • St. Patrick's Day Postcard

    Erin go bragh, ca. 1908. Preferred Citation: Collection of The Buffalo History Museum. Vertical File: Cards - St. Patrick's Day.

  • Cleveland Hill School Annex Fire

    Cleveland Hill School Annex Fire, March 31, 1954. Preferred Citation: Collection of The Buffalo History Museum. General photograph collection, Fire Dept. - Fire Scenes - Cheektowaga.

  • Kensington Avenue Water Tower

    Kensington Avenue Water Tower, located at the corner of Kensiginton Avenue and Grider Street. Preferred Citation: Collection of The Buffalo History Museum. General photograph collection, Buildings - Outbuildings - Water Towers.


The Buffalo History Museum, founded in 1862, is a private not-for-profit organization tax-exempt under Sec. 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. We receive operating support from the County of Erie, the City of Buffalo, New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature, and from donors, members and friends. The Buffalo History Museum is accredited by the American Alliance of Museums.