Hydraulics Neighborhood on Buffalo Rising

(via TnGuy at [Wright Chat](http://savewright.org/wright_chat/viewtopic.php?t=4581))

The website [Buffalo rising](http://www.buffalorising.com/) has a multi-part post on the Hydraulics Neighborhood, an industrial quarter of Buffalo that dates back to the origin of the city, and at the a century ago was home to the Larkin Company, and it Wright-designed Administration Building. [Part One](http://www.buffalorising.com/2010/07/history-of-the-hydraulics-part-one.html#SlideFrame_0) is an introduction and outlines the research done to facilitate Applications for Historic Preservation Rehabilitation Tax Credits; [Part Two](http://www.buffalorising.com/2010/07/history-of-the-hydraulics-part-two.html#SlideFrame_0) outlines the history of the neighborhood, from the late-1700s through the canal era.

[The third installment](http://www.buffalorising.com/2010/08/history-of-the-hydraulics-part-three.html) in the series details the history of the Larkin Company through the 1920s, including Darwin Martin's time with the company and the construction of the Administration Building. The next installment will cover the decline of the company and the subsequent demolition of Wright's building.