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Hotel Henry to continue historic connection between Buffalo State and Richardson-Olmsted Complex

Hotel Henry to continue historic connection between Buffalo State and Richardson-Olmsted Complex

Edwin Viera, Columnist
May 1, 2017
Filed under Campus, City, NEWS, Recent Stories, Showcase

In 1870, architect Henry Hobson Richardson in collaboration with landscape planner Fredrick Law Olmsted designed what was going to become the Buffalo State Asylum for the Insane. The entire structure would come to be known as the Richardson - Olmsted Complex; but now, the historic structure will be called...

First phase of redevelopment of Richardson Olmsted Complex complete, Hotel Henry set to open April 30

First phase of redevelopment of Richardson Olmsted Complex complete, Hotel Henry set to open April 30

Dan Almasi, Executive Editor
March 30, 2017
Filed under Campus, City, Front Page, NEWS, Recent Stories, Showcase

Today, a ribbon-cutting ceremony celebrated completion of the first phase of a massive ongoing redevelopment project at the Richardson Olmsted Complex. “What a perfectly sensible strategy to take a memorable, great architectural treasure and turn it into a driver of tourism,” said Howard Zemsky,...

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