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MUNICIPAL BASEBALL ASSOCIATION WWI MEMORIAL

 

Artwork

Title Artist Date

Buffalo Municipal Baseball Association World War I Memorial
 

Unknown

7/20/1919

 

Medium

Medium Category

Bronze Plaque on Granite Base

 

Plaque

Measurements

Unit Measure Object Height Object Width Object Depth Object Diameter
Feet 2.25 2.75 N/A N/A
 
Unit Measure Base Height Base Width Base Depth Base Diameter
Feet 7.5 5 2.75 N/A

Description

Description
An eagle is carved in relief atop the base of the memorial. The inscription on the plaque was not available at the time this website was published.






 

Biographical Info.

Bio.
This plaque is in memory of members of the Buffalo Municipal Baseball Association who served their country in World War I. Dedicated by John Malone, Commissioner of Parks and Public Buildings and the surviving members of the association.  The memorial recently received conservation treatment - the stone eagle was reconstructed and the plaque was restored.  A current image was not available at the time this website was published.

 

Location History

Location Purpose Date Verified Current Record
Cazenovia Park near baseball diamonds
 
Display December 2003 Yes

Conservation/Preservation History

Treatment Performed by Date Completed Previous Object Condition New Object Condition Previous Base Condition New Base Condition Current Record
Russell-Marti Conservation Services Inc. Spring 2005 Very Poor Excellent Very Poor Excellent Yes

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 August 2004 Unknown Very Poor Yes