(Bicycle Racing, 1895, photographer unknown. Courtesy of Special Collections, Pikes Peak Library District. Image Number: 001-721.)

Young man steadies other man in racing attire on bicycle on road. Cyclist wears several medals. Sign in background reads “Victor”. Photo identified on back as B.B. McReynolds and brother Clyde. Handwritten on back “Clyde was a fireman first transferred to police dept. then was sent to be the caretaker on the C. S. watershed on Pikes Peak, was caretaker for 50 years before retiring. Died just a few years after retiring. These 2 brothres were really tough men, the stories on these men are fabulous.”

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