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Vintage 1898 Thistle Racer / Roadster Wood Wheel Bicycle $3600

20th March 2017 (No Comments)

Vintage 1898 Thistle Racer / Roadster Wood Wheel Bicycle $3600

Little is known about the Thistle Bicycle except that the Thistle was manufactured by Fulton Machine Works and had ties to Excelsior Cycle Supply both in Chicago around 1892 to 1900. What is known is that Quite Possibly the most Iconic Early Women’s Racer, Tillie Anderson aka ” The Terrible Swede ” Rode a Thistle Bicycle. Tillie Anderson a Swedish immigrant raced in a brief era where women were allowed to race in Road and Track 6 Day races. Tillie entered 130 races and won all but 7, quite a dominating performance and career. Unfortunately women’s racing was taboo and the “LAW” League of American Wheelman abolished Women’s racing in the early 1900s and Women’s Racing would set back for decades. This Antique Thistle Bike is is Quite an Exquisite Piece of Machinery only trumped by an Tillie Anderson Racing Accomplishments.

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The Flying Merkel Bicycle Early Miami Cycle Wood Wheel Bike

07th August 1918 (No Comments)

The Flying Merkel Bicycle Early Miami Cycle Wood Wheel Bike

Antique Flying Merkel Wood Wheel Bicycle made by the Miami Cycle and Manufacturing, Middletown, Ohio USA around 1912 to 1921. The Flying Merkel was Miami Cycle’s Second best Bicycle lines, Second to the the Top of the line Racycle Bicycles. The Flying Merkel line offered Bicycles and Motorcycles both Equally Rare.

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