Guaranty Building - Table of Contents............Louis Sullivan - Table of Contents

Exterior - Guaranty Building
Formerly known as the Prudential Building
28 Church Street, Buffalo, NY

Adler & Sullivan
Early Modern skyscraper
Chicago School style
Ornamentation style:
Art Nouveau
2016 owner:
Hodgson Russ LLP (online 2016)
National Historic Landmark

Source:  Historic American Buildings Survey, c. 1900 photograph from collection of Buffalo and Erie County Historical Society

2006-2015 Photos

St. Paul's   steeple at left   ...  Telephone Company at right - Note electronic equipment from 1961 at top, later removed

Southwest corner of Pearl and Church Streets

Reflection of the Erie County Savings Bank tower

Photo courtesy of Harry Meyer   ...   Old County Hall tower in middle of photo

2012 East Elevation Photos

Terra cotta ... Art Nouveau nature motifs ... Cornice

Spandrel panel

Plant pod imagery ... Caterpillar imagery

Column ... Lion head  gargoyles


Capital: G(uaranty) B(uilding)

Photos and their arrangement 2015 Chuck LaChiusa
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