Westminster Community House Westminster Community House was established on Buffalo’s East Side in 1894, the second settlement house in the United States. The women of Westminster held their first Linen Sale in 1899 for the purpose of raising funds for the work of Westminster House. In the years which followed, substantial monies were raised by…
Fig. 1: “Story Hour” (c.1890s), Westminster House, Buffalo, NY. Courtesy Buffalo & Erie County Public Library, New York Digital Archives. Available from nyheritage.org.