Following graduation from Iowa State University, Richard Reisem spent three decades in Communications and Public Affairs at the Eastman Kodak Company in Rochester, New York. He has written numerous beautifully illustrated books that have supported preserrvation efforts in upstate New York. Andy Olenick is a renowned architectural photographer who has provided remarkable photographs for many books that have become pivotal for preservationists, in addition to running a thriving coporate photography endeavor.
Classic Buffalo celebrates the remarkable quantity, diversity, and quality of Buffalo’s architecture of the 19th and 20th centuries, concentrating on structures of the highest class, of the first order. This golden age of Buffalo architecture is presented in striking full color, with many dramatic double-page and full-page photographs of both exteriors and interiors of hundreds of the most interesting buildings and spaces in Buffalo.