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The collection, about 1875-1881
 

Click on the images to learn more about each individual bicycle in the collection

Adult's tricycle, about 1875
Adult's tricycle, about 1875
Child's tricycle, 1876
Child's tricycle, 1876
Unzicker tricycle model, 1878
Unzicker tricycle model, 1878
Shire velocipede, 1879Photographed in 1914 with Smithsonian Curator George C. Maynard
Shire velocipede, 1879Photographed in 1914 with Smithsonian Curator George C. Maynard
Velocipede, about 1879
Velocipede, about 1879
Hammelmann tricycle model, 1880
Hammelmann tricycle model, 1880
Patent model
Fowler tricycle model, 1880
Fowler tricycle model, 1880
patent model
Standard Columbia Bicycle, 1881.  Illustration from Pope Manufacturing Company catalogue
Standard Columbia Bicycle, 1881. Illustration from Pope Manufacturing Company catalogue
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