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Start of Fred. Scherer & Walter Wiley (LOC)

Bain News Service,, publisher.


Start of Fred. Scherer & Walter Wiley


[1913 May 3]


1 negative : glass ; 5 x 7 in. or smaller.



Title from data provided by the Bain News Service on the negative.

Photo shows bicyclists Fred J. Scherer and Walter Wiley in New York City at the start of a bicycle race from New York to San Francisco, May 3, 1913. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2009 and New York Times, May 4, 1913)

Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).


Format: Glass negatives.


Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication.


Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA,


General information about the Bain Collection is available at


Higher resolution image is available (Persistent URL):


Call Number: LC-B2- 2651-1


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Taken sometime in 1913