The Pierce Arrow Motor Car Company was one of the first luxury cars ever built. They were so well known for luxury William Howard Taft ordered two as the first presidential vehicles.
George Pierce had started out building bicycles in the 1890s before moving on to cars. He also ended up building motorcycles and trucks in addition to the cars.
The Pierce Arrow Museum was opened in 2001 in an old Mack Truck showroom. A new expansion recently completed has the full size Frank Lloyd Wright design filling station
The entrance to the new section
The drum from the company band in the early 1900s
Two famed Pierce Arrow hood ornaments
Artwork in the bicycle section
One of the recently donated Corvettes
The filling station
A couple of classic Auburns.