Funnest Bicycle Race of All Time?

Funnest Bike Race of All Time?

The finish line of a bicycle race for the League of American Wheelmen (now known as the League of American Bicyclists) in Niagara Falls, N.Y., c.1890.

You can find a photo of the start line here: Library of Congress: L.A.W. Bicycle Race – The start.

Source: [Library of Congress LOT 13877, no. 4]

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6 Responses to Funnest Bicycle Race of All Time?

  1. Interesting story of early bicycling. There is a historical bicycling story from nearby my town, Smithville in Eastampton Township nj. In addition to the manufacturing of bicycles, they also incorporated bicycles as means of transportation of the factory workers through a bicycle railway,_Burlington_County,_New_Jersey

  2. Trapper Gale says:

    Personally, I think it must have taken some skill to ride those!

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