Buffalo, NY

We're not quite sure what to make of the fountain in Buffalo, NY. What we do know as you can see from this 1906 newspaper account is that Buffalo did receive a fountain in 1906 and installed it at Broadway, near East Washington St.. However, a year later another article seen below, the selected site proved to be an immediate problem because it interfered with the flow of traffic by a busy assortment of cartmen. The cartmen were willing to move it to another location, but we have no idea if it was ever moved or what happened to it. A 1913 article told the story of the many fountains once found in Buffalo.


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