1910′s Bicycle Dealership – Photograph – H.A. Testard

H.A. Testard bicycle dealership

This great photograph was found on Shorpy.com, but it’s so cool I had to repost it here for your enjoyment! It shows the dealership of H.A. Testard, who sold Bicycles and Automobiles. This was taken in the 1910′s in New … Continue reading

1882 Standard Columbia High Wheel

This was a frame, badge, fork, and large Wheel i bought on Ebay hoping to piece together with later (really any) Columbia parts I could find when unbelievably another early Standard Highwheel shows up at our local monthly meet in … Continue reading

1894 Hartford Cycle Co. Vedette (Pattern No. 15)

Vedette (Pattern No 15) A ca 1894 Men’s Safety Bicycle with Fixed ‘Swept Down’ Racing Handlebars. In original Ruby Red Paint with Stenciling, Rat Trap Pedals, Wooden Wheels, Seat and Block Chain. Cotter Pin Crank Set with 6″ Sprocket Contemporary … Continue reading

1892 Columbia CENTURY model # 30


This “safety” bike was named the Century because it was built 400 years after Columbus discovered America. It came with a 30 inch front wheel and a 28 inch rear wheel. It has pneumatic tires, which were the newest in … Continue reading

1920′s Columbia Truss Frame with Smith Motorwheel


The rare motor attachment on this Columbia bicycle was called a “Motorwheel”. It is a coveted collectors item that any collector would be proud to display in their collection. … Continue reading