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Buick - 1904

May 19, 1903 - David Dunbar Buick, former plumbing inventor and manufacturer, incorporated Buick Motor Co. (formed in 1902) in Detroit, MI; September 11, 1903 - acquired by Flint Wagon Works; January 30, 1904 - Buick Motor Co. Of Flint incorporated (first Buick made in Flint above, July 12, 1904); November 1, 1904 - financial problems, acquired by William C. "Billy" Durant; 1908 - No. 1 producer of automobiles (8,000).

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Taken on January 30, 2008