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A Modern Man: The Work of Robert T. Coles

September 13 @ 12:00 am - September 30 @ 12:00 am EDT

A Modern Man: The Works of Robert T. Coles

Driving/Walking Tour (Self-Guided)


$25 PBN Members / $30 General Public

Robert Traynham Coles is known for his focus on public buildings designed to serve their local communities. From the Frank E. Merriweather Jr. Library, modeled after an African village, to the Brutalist-style Utica metro rail station, discover the work of the master architect in this self-guided tour of 22 Coles-designed sites in WNY. During September, get your Robert T. Coles travelogue and experience the mark that this pioneering African American architect left on our region.

Want to learn even more? Order the Travelogue Combo and get both A Modern Man: The Work of Robert T. Coles and Drive Yourself MODern 2021.

Interested in our other ModernWNY events? Click here for the rest of our 2021 lineup.

Preservation Buffalo Niagara would like to thank our ModernWNY sponsors, BAC/A+P (Barbara A. Campagna/Architecture + Planning, PLLC), Big L Windows & Doors, and Clinton Brown Company Architecture, PC.


September 13 @ 12:00 am EDT
September 30 @ 12:00 am EDT
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