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Buffalo and Western New York Building Codes and Zoning Ordinances collection

 Collection — Box: 1-6
Identifier: MS 99
A collection of building and housing codes, and zoning, health, and sanitation ordinances for the city of Buffalo, New York, the town of Amherst, New York, and Erie County, New York. Documents cover the period 1936-1986. Also includes some similar documents for other municipalities in Western New York.

Dates

  • 1936-2004

Creator

Language of Materials

Collection material in English.

Terms of Access

The Buffalo and Western New York Building Codes and Zoning Ordinances collection, 1936-2004, 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

1.25 Linear Feet (6 half manuscript boxes)

Overview

A collection of building and housing codes, and zoning, health, and sanitation ordinances for the city of Buffalo, New York, the town of Amherst, New York, and Erie County, New York. 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 in its original order.

Acquisition Information

Gift of Milstein, Wittek, Davis & Associates to Lockwood Memorial Library, 1993. Transferred to the University Archives in January 2004.

Accruals and Additions

No further accruals are expected to this collection.

Related Resources

MS 93 Buffalo and Western New York Building Codes, Reports, and Planning Documents, 1953-1994

Processing Information

Processed by John Edens, January 2004.

Creator

Source

Title
Finding Aid for the Buffalo and Western New York Building Codes and Zoning Ordinances collection
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

Contact:
420 Capen Hall
Buffalo New York 14260-1674 US
716-645-2916
716-645-3714 (Fax)