Hewitt House -/Inn Buffalo - Table of Contents

Miscellaneous rooms
Herbert H. Hewitt House - Inn Buffalo/Off Elmwood

  619 Lafayette Avenue, Buffalo, NY

Inn Buffalo/Off Elmwood - Official Website

2015 photos


Jewett Stove Company

Jewett Stove Company

Name coincidence


Original cabinets and built-ins

Delivery hallway

Delivery hallway.
Milkmen would enter the service entrance through the unlocked door and place dairy products in the pantry refrigerator (except for this door, removed years ago)

Delivery hallway.
Refrigerator door

Delivery hallway.
Jewett Refrigerator Co.

Delivery hallway.
Refrigerator hinges

Delivery hallway.
Refrigerator latch

Delivery hallway.
Note thickness of the double-insulated refrigerator door to keep  temperatures cold

Delivery hallway.
Beadboard wainscoting is tongue-and-groove construction

Delivery hallway
Glazed brick shower

Basement Rathskeller

Rathskeller is a name in German-speaking countries for a bar or restaurant located in the basement of a city hall or nearby. Many taverns, nightclubs, bars, and similar establishments throughout the world use the term.

Hand painted ceramic tiles above the mantle.

Glazed bricks and original gas logs

Hand painted ceramic tiles

Special thanks to owners Ellen and Joseph Lettieri for their cooperation and assistance in 2015.
Photos and their arrangement 2015 Chuck LaChiusa
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