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19-Jan-2017 08:49

I stand and rejoice every time I see a woman ride by on a wheel..picture of free, untrammeled."Susan B.

Anthony (1820–1906) was a leader of the American women's suffrage movement.

This quote comes from the era when bicycling first became widely popular and gave women increased freedom.

The suffrage movement was steering a new course for women, away from traditional marriage, and the bicycle was one tool in creating this freedom.

It is splendid to feel the wind blowing in my face and the springy motion of my iron steed.

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Thus you remember them as they actually are, while in a motor car only a high hill impresses you, and you have no such accurate remembrance of country you have driven through as you gain by riding a bicycle.""Next to a leisurely walk I enjoy a spin on my tandem bicycle.Bicycles became wildly popular in the 1890s and ushered in a new era where women were not tied to the home.The New Woman would go to college, enjoy sports, and develop a career.Bill Strickland, from "The Quotable Cyclist," says bicycles are certainly green machines.