The cover photo is from the 1976 Clarendon History book, though it is referred to as the Joseph Smith Inn - Bowman Inn. In the Events collection can be found Pierce House Fire about when it burned in 1959. In the Buildings collection an article under the heading Joseph Smith Inn - Bowman Tavern about the history of this structure can be found. The house was located on Rt 7B Central.
Below is a 1931 Rutland Herald article about the home, courtesy of the Rutland Historical Society.