A little bit about the Paige-Jewett Motor Company building

 

Paige Jewett

OK, I have walked by this building for years and would have never guessed that it was originally built to house 125 cars as the Paige-Jewett Motor Company.  According to the documentation, the building still has its original elevator, designed to move cars between floors.

I also read that in the early 20th Century, Sioux Falls was the place to go when making an auto purchase – the first auto dealership listed in the city was listed in 1903.

As of 7:30 tonight, I’ve written three walking tour blurbs – only 3 to go. I can’t wait to go on this tour and read what others have written!

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  1. Awesome!

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