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Buffalo and Western New York Building Codes, Reports, and Planning Documents

 Collection — Box: 1-6
Identifier: MS 93
Collection of building and housing codes and zoning ordinances for the city of Buffalo, N.Y., the town of Amherst, N.Y., and Erie County, N.Y. Documents cover the period 1936-1986. Also includes some similar documents for other municipalities in Western New York.

Dates

  • 1953-1994

Creator

Language of Materials

Collection material in English.

Terms of Access

The Buffalo and Western New York Building Codes, Reports, and Planning Documents, 1953-1994, is open for research.

Copyright

Copyright of papers in the collection may be held by their authors, or the authors' heirs or assigns. Researchers must obtain the written permission of the holder(s) of copyright and the University Archives before publishing quotations from materials in the collection. Most papers may be copied in accordance with the library's usual procedures unless otherwise specified.

Extent

2.25 Linear Feet (3 manuscript boxes, 3 half manuscript boxes)

Overview

A collection of building and housing codes and zoning ordinances for the city of Buffalo, N.Y., the town of Amherst, N.Y., and Erie County, N.Y. Documents cover the period 1936-1986. Also includes some similar documents for other municipalities in Western New York.

Historical Note

Codes are municipal rules and regulations. Guiding a cities planning and development, codes can tell users how the city grew and was planned to grow.

Arrangement

This collection is arranged alphabetically.

Acquisition Information

Transferred from the Architecture and Planning Library in 2002.

Accruals and Additions

No further accruals are expected to this collection.

Related Resources

MS 99 Buffalo and Western New York Building Codes and Zoning Ordinances collection, 1936-1986

Processing Information

The collection was processed by John Edens, March 2004.

Creator

Source

Title
Finding Aid for the Buffalo and Western New York Building Codes, Reports, and Planning Documents
Status
completed
Author
Finding aid prepared by John Edens.
Date
2008
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
und

Repository Details

Part of the University Archives Repository

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