Women Motorcycle Pioneers

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Happy Sunday my friends!! In this mornin’s photo two society women in their 20s, sisters Adeline and Augusta Van Buren bought a pair of Indian Powerplus Bikes. They were the first people ever to climb up and down Pike’s Peak. They, too, completed a transcontinental ride. Their 3,300-mile trip took almost two months, and they had to contend not only with many unpaved roads, but also with social mores. Once they were arrested for publicly wearing trousers. ~ THESE GALS ROCK!!!!!   ~  Regina www.SteelCowgirl.com
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