[The First Motorcycle in Mineral Wells]

[The First Motorcycle in Mineral Wells]

Date: 1908
Creator: unknown
Description: A caption, taken from "Time Was..." by A. F. Weaver, on page 116 states: "Pictured in 1908 is Frank Richards, owner of the first motorcycle bought in Mineral Wells. D. C. Harris owned the second motorcycle." Frank Richards was the manager of the Star Well during Mineral Wells' heyday as a popular health spa resort, and the boy on the motorbike with him has been identified as his son, Robert Frank Richards. D. C. Harris was the postmaster, and served as Mayor of the city at one time.
Contributing Partner: Boyce Ditto Public Library
[Jack Vaughan and Friend]

[Jack Vaughan and Friend]

Date: [1945..1946]
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Jack Vaughan and a friend sitting on a motorcycle at Yerba Buena Island in San Francisco Bay.
Contributing Partner: Arlington Public Library
[Man on Motorcycle]

[Man on Motorcycle]

Date: 1943
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of an unidentified soldier on a motorcycle while on a field training exercise.
Contributing Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum
[Man On Motorcycle]

[Man On Motorcycle]

Date: [1941..1945]
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of an unidentified man on a motorcycle in front of a house.
Contributing Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum
[Soldier On a Motorcycle]

[Soldier On a Motorcycle]

Date: [1941..1945]
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a soldier who may Robert Marcouiller sitting on a motorcycle in front of a house.
Contributing Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum
[Two Young Men on Motorcycle]

[Two Young Men on Motorcycle]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Postcard of two young unidentified men on a motorcycle. One of the men is riding piggy-back on the other. He wears a dark-colored outfit and has placed his left hand on his companion's head. The man providing the piggy-back holds the handlebars of the motorcycle and wears a light-colored outfit. Both look towards the camera. They are in an empty, broad plot of land with short grasses.
Contributing Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society
Carl on Motorcycle

Carl on Motorcycle

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of Carl Rasmussen leaning on his motorcycle outside of H. J. Rasmussen's farm. Carl is wearing a buttoned shirt and fitted trousers with a utility belt, lace-up boots, goggles and a rag on his head. An agricultural building is visible in the background of the image.
Contributing Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society
[Hans J. Nelsen on Motorcycle]

[Hans J. Nelsen on Motorcycle]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a man, identified as Hans J. Nelsen, sitting on a motorcycle in front of a row of parked cars. Two of the automobiles are inside an external garage. The man appears to be dressed in a military-style uniform, judging by his high-riding boots and pointed cap.
Contributing Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society
Motorcycle Race

Motorcycle Race

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of a dirt track motorcycle race in Abilene during the 1920s. There are four visible racers, two in front racing side by side and two others trailing behind. The grandstands in the background are packed full of spectators.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Motorcycle

Motorcycle

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of a motorcycle parked on a rocky area in front of a mountainside.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
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