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E.R. Thomas Motor Company/Curtiss Aeroplane/Rich Products

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E.R. Thomas Motor Company/Curtiss Aeroplane/Rich Products
E.R. Thomas Motor Company/Curtiss Aeroplane/Rich Products
E.R. Thomas Motor Company/Curtiss Aeroplane/Rich Products
Photo credit: NY Public Library

Location

1200 Niagara Street, Buffalo NY 14213

Owner

  • Rich Products Corporation

Physical Description

  • Three-story factory building, originally the main factory of the E. R. Thomas Motor Company.
  • Adaptively reused by Rich Products as office, warehouse and light manufacturing.

Current Condition

  • In use as a primary building of Rich Products in Buffalo.

History

  • The E. R. Thomas Motor Company was a manufacturer of motorized bicycles, motorized tricycles, motorcycles, and automobiles in Buffalo between 1900 and 1912.
  • In 1916, the factory became the first headquarters for the Curtiss Aeroplane & Motor Co.
  • Many years later, the main factory building was adaptively reused by Rich Products Corporation, a food manufacturer.

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Added 2013-11-28 • Last changed 2018-07-15