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Victory Bicycle

Victory Bicycle

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This high-wheeler bicycle was built by the Overman Wheel Company of Boston, Massachusetts around 1886. This bicycle was Overman’s Victor model, which was ridden to many racing victories in the late 1880s by Stacy Cassady, of Millville, New Jersey. It was donated to the Smithsonian in 1921.
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Object Name
date made
ca 1886
Overman Wheel Co.
place made
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Associated Place
United States: Massachusetts
United States: New Jersey
Physical Description
steel (frame material)
rubber (pedals material)
leather (saddle material)
overall: 60 3/4 in x 72 in x 25 1/2 in; 154.305 cm x 182.88 cm x 64.77 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
Gift of Edward Hosea Sithens
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Work and Industry: Transportation, Road
America on the Move
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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