Young men with Penny-Farthing bicycles

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    Local call number: Ha00002

    Personal Author: Harper, Alvan S., 1847-1911.

    Title: [Young men with Penny-Farthing bicycles] [picture]

    Date/place captured: Photographed in Tallahassee, Florida between 1885 and 1910.

    Physical descrip: 1 glass photonegative : b&w ; 8 x 10 in.

    Series Title: (Alvan S. Harper collection.)

    General Note: Front row from L to R: ?, Harbert Yancey Keith (?), Captain Louis H. Strumm, Laurie A. Perkins, ?, ?.

    Repository: State Library and Archives of Florida, 500 S. Bronough St., Tallahassee, FL 32399-0250 USA. Contact: 850-245-6700.

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    Vo0Ds, clickykbd, ShShShay, and 10 other people added this photo to their favorites.

    1. AfroPix 75 months ago | reply

      ....and black man with horse and buggy

    2. Vo0Ds 75 months ago | reply

      The first biker gang?

    3. Pixel Wrangler 75 months ago | reply

      "Laurie A. Perkins", identified above, was later photographed several times by Alvan Harper -- both with his bicycle, and in studio portraits. Perkins was identified as a "mail clerk".

      "Three young men with Penny-Farthing bicycles" by Alvan Harper
      Three young men with Penny-Farthing bicycles

      "Laurie A. Perkins with a Penny-Farthing bicycle" by Alvan Harper
      Laurie A. Perkins with a Penny-Farthing bicycle

      "Phelps Wilson and Laurie Perkins" by Alvan Harper
      Phelps Wilson and Laurie Perkins

      "Laurie A. Perkins posed in Harper's studio" by Alvan Harper
      Laurie A. Perkins posed in Harper's studio

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