Tag Archives: New York

Buffalo, New York State Teacher’s College

This illustration shows the entrance and main building of what was then called the Buffalo Teacher’s College in Buffalo, New York.

66: — State Teacher’s College, Buffalo, N. Y.

There is no description on the back of this card.

The institution has gone through a number of name changes, and has been greatly expanded. It is now known as the State University College at Buffalo, or Buffalo State College.

This particular building is now known as Rockwell Hall.

The name shown on the card was used from 1929 to 1946, so that constrains the date of the card. This card was used, and is dated 27 July 1945

Sylvan Gorge, Watkins Glen, New York

This illustration shows the falls at Sylvan Gorge, one of many such features in the Watkins Glen State Park in New York.

Published by Arthur H. Richards, Jr., Watkins Glen, N. Y.

There is no description on the back of this card.

This is a black and white photo that has been manually colored for reproduction according to the illustrator’s tastes. While it is overall an image of wild nature, the low wall on the lower right is clearly man-made.

This image likely dates from the 1940s.

New York City Teacher’s College

This illustration shows the main entrance and buildings of the New York City Teacher’s College.

ACACIA CARD COMPANY, 258 BROADWAY, NEW YORK, N. Y.

There is no description on the back of this card.

A brief search identified this building as the Teacher’s College at Columbia University, located on 120th Street.

This card was used and is dated 8 July 1953.