The Story of Wisconsin's First Bicycling Boom

Oct 5, 2013

The Story of Wisconsin's First Bicycling Boom

Deke Slayton Museum

1:30pm, Saturday, Oct. 5th, 2013     

Author Nick Hoffman will give a talk about his book using bikes from the museum collection to highlight different eras of the "bicycle craze".

This book traces the history of bicycling in Wisconsin beginning with thevelocipede craze of 1869 and pedaling through the "wheel fever" of the 1890s.

Books available for purchase and signing by the author after talk. This event is free and open to the public. Please call the Deke Slayton Museum at 269-0033 with any questions.


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