New York State Military Museum and Veterans Research Center - Links
    Links  
  Home
  About the Museum
  Contact Us
  Articles
  Armories & Arsenals
  Events
  Education
  Flags
  Forts
  Heraldry
  Links
  Pictures
  Press
  Research
  Unit History Project
  Veteran's Oral History
  Search
   
  DMNA Homepage
  NYARNG
  NYANG
  NYG
  NY Naval Militia
  Friends
 

Buffalo Virginia Street Armory (1868-1886)

Street address: Virginia Street at North William Street (Later Freemont Place then Elmwood Avenue)
City: Buffalo
County: Erie
Year constructed: 1868 - original construction
1882 - administration building added
Architect: Unknown
Size : Regiment
Square footage: Unknown
Acreage: Unknown
Status: Vacated in 1886 / Burned down one month after vacated in 1886

 

Units Stationed:
Years:
74th Infantry Regiment 1868 - 1886
   
   
   
   
   
   

 

History

This is the first of three Virginia Street armories. An administration building was added to the original Virginia Street Armory in 1882 and is known as the Virginia Street Armory (1882-1886).

Other armories for the 74th Regiment include:

Images

 

New York State Division of Military and Naval Affairs: Military History
Last modified: October 10, 2012
URL: http://www.dmna.state.ny.us/historic/links/armories/Virginia Street Armory (1868-1886).htm