Bicycles

Corner of King and Yonge: 1900

Corner of King and Yonge: 1900

Animated street scene of King Street, Toronto, Canada looking east from Yonge Street. Photo taken in 1900 showing streetcars, men on bicycles and women in Victorian dresses. Photograph by Underwood & Underwood. LOC original medium: photographic print on stereograph card.

Tiger Cycle Works: 1909

Tiger Cycle Works: 1909

Tiger Cycle Works Co., 700 block of Eighth Avenue in New York City, selling Curtiss Motorcycles and Racycle bicycles, probably 1909 or 1910. Bain News Service, publisher. LOC original medium: 8 x 10 inch glass negative.

Penny Farthing Velocipede vs. Motorcycle: 1921

Penny Farthing Velocipede vs. Motorcycle: 1921

Men racing a penny farthing velocipede and a motorcycle, 1921. National Photo Company. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Racycles, Motorcycles & Chop Suey: early 1900s

Racycles, Motorcycles & Chop Suey: early 1900s

Great old photo of Tiger Cycle Works Co., which sold Racycles (bicycles), Curtiss Motorcycles, and phonographs, and Sun Leung Chinese restaurant, advertising chop suey. No date with the photo. Bain News Service, publisher. LOC original medium: 8 x 10 in. glass negative.

Nice Old Tricycle: 1913

Nice Old Tricycle: 1913

Cute little girl on tricycle, between 1913 and 1917. Harris & Ewing, photographer. Old photo provided by LOC. Original Medium: glass negative.

Native American Boys: 1938

Native American Boys: 1938

Native American boys in ceremonial costumes, with bicycle, 1938 or 1939. Harris & Ewing, photographer. Vintage photo provided by LOC. Original Medium: glass negative.

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