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Men and women in the Boston Bicycle Parade, Boston, Mass., 1896

PC001.02.03.TMP.026 (RS82488)

Description

This is a group of men and women in parade formation for the Bicycle Parade in Boston, Massachusetts in 1896. They are wearing sashes that say "Howard" on them indicating the bicycle club they belong to. They are all standing with their bikes and some of them have flags attached indicating the club's name.

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Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Dates
1896
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1938-02-28
Physical Description
1 photograph ; 7 1/4 x 9 1/4 inches
Inscriptions
Boston Bicycle Parade of 1896 Reviewed from Hotel Vendome by Gov. Roger Wolcott (handwritten)
Dimensions
7 1/4x 9 1/4(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
GUSN
180102
Reference Code
PC001.02.03.TMP.026

Record details

Other People
Wolcott, Roger, 1847-1900
Other Organizations
Howard Bicycle Club (Boston, Mass.)
Descriptive Terms
bicycles
flags
sashes (costume accessories)
transportation
uniforms
Material Type
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Location Note
Large - Special photographs - Geo - Massachusetts - Boston - Bicycle parade, 1896 - Folder 1 of 2

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