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Advertisement for the Columbia Chainless Bicycle, Pope Manufacturing Company, Hartford, Connecticut, June 24, 1898

Item Information

Title:
Advertisement for the Columbia Chainless Bicycle, Pope Manufacturing Company, Hartford, Connecticut, June 24, 1898
Description:
The ad claims that the chainless bike makes hill-climbing easy and is illustrated with a drawing of a young man riding the bicycle. The ad is from "New England home magazine, 24 June 1898."
Date:
1898
Format:
Ephemera
Genre:
advertisements
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
EP001: Ephemera collection
Subjects:
advertising
business (commercial function)
vehicles (transportation)
bicycles
leisure
Cycling
Pope Manufacturing Company
Places:
ConnecticutHartford (county)Hartford
Extent:
1 advertisement ; 4 1/2 x 2 3/4 inches
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
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Identifier:
195529
Call #:
EP001.01.121.02.01.001