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H. Amthor Grocery Store

Photo credit: Rebecca McCulley via Vintage Buffalo NY


1187 East Delavan Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14215
SBL: 90.81-1-4
Lovejoy Council District
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The parcel is now 1187 East Delavan, but was 1191 East Delavan for the store

Across from: St. Gerard's Church


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Physical Description

2.5 story wood-framed commercial building on a corner parcel

Current Condition

Demolished. Now the site of a one story Buffalo public library


  • Before St. Gerards Church was built, Rev. William J. Schreck established the parish of St. Gerard's and conducted the initial services in the H. Amthor Grocery Store. The store also functioned as the rectory and school.

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Added 2014-02-20 • Last changed 2014-03-14