Flint to Detroit Buick

This is the first Flint built Buick that Walter Marr the chief engineer for Buick drove to Detroit and back to show the reliability of the vehicle for James H. Whiting the manager of the Flint Wagon Works. His passenger was the son of David Dunbar Buick-Thomas D. Buick. This photo taken at east first street near the corner at Saginaw st. downtown Flint Michigan July 12th, 1904. This view is facing east down first st. First Buick announced.   “The probable date of completion for the first Flint built Buick would be the week of May 28th – June 4th 1904”.  Click the story below for the 1905 and 1906 original.
    
Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s