Here’s What Life In Buffalo Looked Like In 1943

Buffalo has a rich history of industrial greatness, immortalized still by the presence of the grain elevators on the shores of Lake Erie. Take a virtual trip back in time to 1943 to see how Buffalonians lived, worked, and played during the World War II era.

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If only we could have seen it in color! Have you heard tales of Buffalo’s fascninating history from the 1940’s? Share your stories with us in the comment section below.