Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Bikes, Etc.

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Each week Cee of Cee’s Photography challenges bloggers with a fun prompt. This week we’re to find photos of bikes, tricycles, motorcycles, and wagons.

If you want to see more fun bike, tricycle or wagon fotos, click here

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I think bicycles are one of the most pleasant forms of transportation and exercise.

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Illustration from “Wheels and Cycling,” 1888

I like the illustration above as a work of art.

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Palace Emporium, New South Wales, 1899

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William Wheatley Collection, n.d.

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Motobike that turns into a motosled! 1902

My favorite that I found on Flickr Commons is this bike that you can turn into a sled. Talk about ingenuity.

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I love bicycles. Here are some from way back when.

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Message boy, Telegraph Company, circa 1910 Source: Library of Congress

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Bicycle made for 3, Source: National Library of Ireland, 1897

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Two time (1907, 1908) Tour de France winner, Lucien Petite-Breton

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Bicyclists, Japan, circa 1909 Source: Internet Archive

 

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This week’s Sepia Saturday prompt inspired me to search the archives for photos with motorcycles. I found the three below which charmed me for different reasons.

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The first man in Singleton NSW to get a motorcycle. He added the passenger seat himself. Source: NSW Library

Japanese American Boys with bikes 1909. Source: University of Washington

Japanese American Boys with bikes 1909. Source: University of Washington

Chicago Water & Sewage Works. 1913. Internet Archive

Chicago Water & Sewage Works. 1913. Internet Archive

How does the prompt inspire you? If you want to join, find a photo with a tent, a motorcycle or two or whatever strikes your fancy. To see more inspired entries, visit Sepia Saturday.