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Parkside East Historic District

  • Also Known As: See Also:Martin, D. D., House Complex

  • Vicinity: Roughly bounded by Parkside Ave, Amherst St, Colvin Ave, NY Central RR tracks, Main St, and Humboldt Ave
  • Travel Genus: Sight
  • Sight Category: Historic District



Y/M/D Person Association Description Composition Food Event
Y/M/D Person Association Description Composition Food Event
Frank Lloyd Wright Architect
1927/00/00 Kaiser family opens the their first Parkside Candy shop at 2305 Main Street at W Oakwood Place.
1983/09/00 In "The Natural", Iris Gaines (Glenn Close) walks into the original Parkside Candy Store at 2305 Main Street at W Oakwood Place in Buffalo. Parkside Candy moved locations in the 1990s. The Natural
1990/00/00 In the 1990s, Parkside Candy moves to a new store and manufacturing plant at 3208 Main Street in Buffalo. Removing the interiors from the historic location.

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Particulars for Parkside East Historic District:
Architectural Style American Colonial Revival
Architectural House Plan American Foursquare
Area of Significance Architecture
Criteria Architecture-Engineering
Area of Significance Business
Area of Significance Community Planning and Development
Sight Category Historic District
Criteria Historic Event
Area of Significance Landscape Architecture
Level of Significance National
Architectural Style Prairie School
Owner Private
Historic Use Single dwelling

US National Registry of Historic Places Data »

Accurate at time of registration: 17th October 1986

Registry Name: Parkside East Historic District
Registry Address: Roughly bounded by Parkside Ave., Amherst St., Colvin Ave., NY Central RR tracks, Main St., and Humboldt Ave.
Registry Number: 86002817
Resource Type: District
Theme Group: Olmsted Parks and Parkways TR
Owner: Private
Architect: Wright,Frank Lloyd; et al.
Architectural Style: Colonial revival, Prairie school, Other
Attribute: American Four Square
Area in Acres: 226
Contributing Buildings: 1768
Non-Contributing Buildings: 22
Contributing Structures: 9
Other Certification: Date received-pending nomination
Certification: Listed in the National Register
Level of Significance: National
Area of Significance: Landscape architecture, Community Planning and Development, Architecture
Applicable Criteria: Event, Architecture-Engineering
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1925-1949
Significant Year: 1876, 1936
Historic Function: Domestic, Commerce, Trade
Historic Sub-Function: Single dwelling, Business
Current Function: Domestic, Commerce, Trade
Current Sub-Function: Single dwelling Business

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