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Black History in Bike History


25th Infantry Bicycle Corps – U of Montana Archives

I originally wrote this post for Washington Bikes in 2014, but I think it’s a story worth repeating.

February is Black History Month and I have been searching for a story about African American contributions to bicycling. I found the story in my bike love: bicycle travel. In my mind, the 25th Infantry Bicycle Corps are the trailblazers of bike touring.  Continue reading