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CHARLES R. TURNER PLAQUE

 

Artwork

Title Artist Date

Charles R. Turner Plaque

Unknown

Unknown


 

Medium

Medium Category

Bronze Plaque with Image-in-Relief on Stone Base with Bronze Satellite Plaque
 

Plaque

Measurements

Unit Measure Object Height Object Width Object Depth Object Diameter
Feet 2 1.5 N/A N/A
 
Unit Measure Base Height Base Width Base Depth Base Diameter
Feet 2.5 3.5 2 N/A

Description

Description
The bronze plaque contains an image-in-relief of the subject.  The inscription on the plaque reads: "Charles R. Turner, Humanitarian, Philanthropist and Civic Leader, Born Dec. 1, 1904, Died July 2, 1977. Chairman of the Board of Parking, 1959 to 1977. Under his leadership, ten municipal parking ramps were constructed." The satellite plaque commemorates the planting of an adjacent tree in his memory.



 

Biographical Info.

Bio.
No information is available at present.





 

Location History

Location Purpose Date Verified Current Record
Turner Parking Ramp, near Perkins St. and S. Elmwood Ave. intersection Display April 2004 Yes

Conservation/Preservation History

Treatment Performed by Date Completed Previous Object Condition New Object Condition Previous Base Condition New Base Condition Current Record
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N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A

Condition Survey History

Surveyed By Purpose Date Completed Object Condition Base Condition Current Record
Hamilton, Houston, Lownie Architects, LLC
 
Buffalo Arts Commission General Condition Survey September 2004 Poor Good Yes