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Edward H. Butler and the founding of the Buffalo evening news

Jerry Goldberg

Edward H. Butler and the founding of the Buffalo evening news

the life and times of one of the last publisher-editors

by Jerry Goldberg

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Butler, Edward Hubert, -- 1850-1914,
  • The Buffalo evening news (Buffalo, N.Y. :Daily),
  • Newspaper publishing -- New York (State) -- Buffalo -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Jerry Goldberg.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination129 leaves ;
    Number of Pages129
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22848488M

    Williams left six years after the house was built and, in , sold the mansion to Edward H. Butler, publisher of the Buffalo Evening News. This Neo-Classical mansion was built on a grand scale and cost nearly $,—a breathtaking sum in those days. At the close of the 19th century, it was only through the determined efforts of Dr. Park and the publisher of the Buffalo Evening News, Edward H. Butler, Sr., that the New York State Institute for the Study of Malignant Disease was funded. Dr.

      For years, Kate Butler, owner of The Buffalo Evening News, repeatedly had rejected the advice of her attorneys that she take steps to minimize the tax consequences that would occur upon her death. Buffalo Courier-Express Library [bulk, ] Buffalo Evening News Collection (Stephen and Rachel Cain) [s-ca. s] Buffalo State College Oral History Project [ca. ca. ] Buffalo State Communications Center Stereoscope Collection Edward H. Butler - Family Papers [] Robert Cantrick - Original Music Collection [s].

    The Sullivan brothers’ mother Mary is recalled as the victim of a vicious character assassination at the hands of Buffalo Evening News proprietor Edward H. Butler. Both tragedy and near-tragedy visit the Alderman’s home, leaving wife Annie reeling while bringing her closer to similarly-afflicted sister-in-law Hannah. The Buffalo News is the daily newspaper of the Buffalo–Niagara Falls metropolitan area, located at 1 News Plaza in Downtown Buffalo, New paper is owned by Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway, it was for decades the only newspaper owned by that Janu , the paper reported; the News was founded in by Sr. as a Sunday : Broadsheet.


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Edward H. Butler and the founding of the Buffalo evening news by Jerry Goldberg Download PDF EPUB FB2

In twenty-three-year-old Edward H. Butler arrived in Buffalo, New York, to found a newspaper eventually called the BUFFALO EVENING NEWS/5(2). Ina twenty-three-year-old entrepreneur named Edward H. Butler arrived in Buffalo, New York, to found a newspaper eventually called the Buffalo Evening News.

Under Butler’s aegis the News became one of the most successful newspapers in America, growing along with the thriving city at the end of the Erie Canal, which was expanding rapidly as /5(2). Ina twenty-three-year-old entrepreneur named Edward H.

Butler arrived in Buffalo, New York, to found a newspaper eventually called the Buffalo Evening News. Under Butler’s aegis the News became one of the most successful newspapers in America, growing along with the thriving city at the end of the Erie Canal, which was expanding rapidly as immigrants poured.

Ina twenty-three-year-old entrepreneur named Edward H. Butler arrived in Buffalo, New York, to found a newspaper eventually called the Buffalo Evening News.4/5(8). about Ina twenty-three-year-old entrepreneur named Edward H. Butler arrived in Buffalo, New York, to found a newspaper eventually called the Buffalo Evening News.

Edward Hubert Butler I ( - March 9, ) was the founder of the Buffalo Evening News in The life and times of Edward H. Butler, founder of the Buffalo news (): a crusading journalist navigates the Gilded Age Save Cancel Cancel Forgot your password.

The News was founded in by Edward Hubert Butler, Sr. as a Sunday paper. Init began publishing daily editions as well, and init became an inversion of its original existence by publishing Monday to Saturday, with no publication on Sunday. During most of its life, the News was known as The Buffalo Evening News.

Born in Buffalo inthree years after his father started the Evening News, Edward H. Butler Jr. from the start was marked to be his father’s successor. After graduation from Yale, he began preparing for the day he would take over. His father had made the good life available to him.

Jan. 31, – Nov. 17, Kate Butler Wickham, granddaughter of Edward H. Butler, founder of The Buffalo Evening News, was recognized for her elegance. “She was one of the last grand dames of. Continuing our weeklong look at Delaware Avenue, today we look at several photos that show Buffalo’s traditionally most-aristocratic street resplendent in the trappings of eras gone by.

The still-standing home of Edward Butler, publisher of The Buffalo Evening News, at Delaware and North. (Buffalo Stories archives). Inat the age of 23, Edward H. Butler founded the newspaper that became the Buffalo Evening News.

After his death, it passed to his son, Edward Jr. When Edward Jr. passed away, his widow Kate. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Harriman, Lewis G., "Buffalo evening news" and its courageous leader, Edward H.

Butler. New York, Newcomen Society in. Inat the age of 23, Edward H. Butler founded the newspaper that became the Buffalo Evening News. After his death, it passed to his son, Edward Jr. When Edward Jr. passed away, his widow Kate Author: Timothy P. Carney. Digitized book: A History of the City of Buffalo: Its Men and Institutions, Published by the Buffalo Evening News; Monroe Fordham Regional History Center: Buffalo Regional History Collection; Adventures in American History Series: The Village of Buffalo Digitized pamphlet published by Buffalo and Erie County Historical Society.

The Sunday News was established by Mr. Butler in and was the first successful Sunday paper published in Buffalo. Butler's newspaper career is closely identified with his activities in every direction, both commercial and political. Wallis' grandfather, Edward H. Butler, founded the then-Buffalo Evening News and her father, Edward H.

Butler Jr., was its publisher for 42 years. Wallis' two children still live in Buffalo. In all those years, The News has had only two owners: the founding Butler family and, sincecompanies run by Omaha investor Warren E.

Buffett. Every Sunday for the next few weeks, on the back page of this section, we will publish a look back at years of The News. Kate Butler Wickham, granddaughter of Edward H. Butler, founder of The Buffalo Evening News, was recognized for her elegance.

“She was one of the last grand dames of her era,” said her daughter-in-law, Pamela Righter, adding that heads would turn. The News was founded in by Edward Hubert Butler, Sr. as a Sunday paper. Init began publishing daily editions as well, and init became an inversion of its original existence by publishing Monday to Saturday, with no publication on Sunday.

During most of its life, the News was known as The Buffalo Evening : Broadsheet. E. H. Butler Library is named after Edward Hubert Butler Sr., the founder of the Buffalo News. Construction of the original library building began in May The library was formally dedicated in memory of Mr.

Butler two years later on It was the first building on campus to be named in honor of a person. Meanwhile the Alderman directs the most wildly successful celebration in the city's Sullivan brothers' mother Mary is recalled as the victim of a vicious character assassination at the hands of Buffalo Evening News proprietor Edward H.

tragedy and near-tragedy visit the Alderman's home, leaving wife Annie reeling while Author: Richard Sullivan.In Mr. BUTLER came to Buffalo and established the Sunday News and seven years later issued the first edition of the Evening News.

In Mr. BUTLER was Republican presidential elector at large from New York. In he was an elector and served as chairman of the board of the Board of Electors.