Sign still visible on the back of the Sibley Building. Sibley's, (originally Sibley, Lindsay & Curr) was a department store in downtown across from Midtown Plaza and another mainstay with McCurdy's in its heyday.
Sibley's first major store, with a 25 foot frontage, was marked as 1868 and grew into an enormous complex - "The Sibley Building".
See Wikipedia Article for more details.
Notes and References
Department Store History - Sibley - some info and a number of postcard images of the various building states.
Postcard on VintageViews.org
May Co. to consolidate Sibley's into Kaufmann's Hon ighbeam.com
Sibley, Lindsay & Curr Company Papers on RIT Library from 1882 to 1927
Some Look to Sibley Rachel Blumenthal on 13WHAM - December 2007
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