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Marshall Walter ‘Major’ Taylor, 26 Nov 1878 - 21 June 1932

Legendary Athlete, First African-American World Champion.

Doing some research into historical imagery of Cycling. The first place to start for me to go back or forwards in time has to be with Major Taylor. Iconic.

The Major Taylor Society | Wikipedia : Major Taylor | ‘The Fastest Bicycle Rider in the World’ by Andrew Richie