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Buffalo Virginia Street Armory (1886-1899)

Street address: Virginia Street at Elmwood Avenue (formerly N. William Street, then Freemont Place)
City: Buffalo
County: Erie
Year constructed: 1884 - 1886
Architect: R. A. & L. Bethune
Size : Regiment
Square footage: Unknown
Acreage: Unknown
Status: Closed in 1899 / Converted to convention center / Elmwood Music Hall

 

Units Stationed:
Years:
74th Regiment 1886 - 1899
   
   
   
   
   
   

 

History

This is the third of the Virginia Street armories. After this third and final Virginia Street Armory was closed for military use, it became a convention center and later Elmwood Music Hall.

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 (1886-1898).htm