Exhibition "Adventure of Cycling" - Kouřim, Czech Republic - Czech republic - Velo museums - Velo museums - STERBA-BIKE.cz
Exhibition "Adventure of Cycling" - Kouřim, Czech Republic
The Czech museum in Kouřim organized excellency exhibition "Adventure of Cycling" in summer 2008. There was many nice machines from period 1865 - 1870.
One nice example high wheel from local blackmith Barták from 1886 used for driving combination hand and legs energy.
The Topic from Proceedings of the 15th International Cycling History Conference
„Barták´s High-Wheel Bicycle“
in Vienna, Austria 1-4 September 2004 according Dr. Jan Králík. The complet presentation including one original photography Barták´s machine is in next fotogallery.