asleep in the bakfiets

Visit the Slow Ottawa 'Propel Yourself' board for more low-emission transport.

Wiel van der Randen - Children in Volendam costumes with wooden shoes and tricycle. Netherlands, 1937. S)

Dutch Children in Fisher town Urk. Photo by Wiel van der Randen Dit moet zijn: Volendam (this could so be my brother and I!) Love the wooden clogs!

Telegram deliverers on bicycle greeting each other in the street. [Coolsingel, Rotterdam], The Netherlands, early 1930s.

Telegram deliverers on bicycle greeting each other in the street. [Coolsingel, Rotterdam], The Netherlands, early

Uit het boekje 'Nederland' van Kees Scherer, uit 1960. p 106: Kerkgang te Hierden, aan de Veluwerand

Once upon a bike n.3: storie di bici, donne e uomini in 20 foto (e un filmato del 1899!)

Once upon a bike storie di bici, donne e uomini in 20 foto (e un filmato…

11-27-1952. Jan Luijkenstraat, Amsterdam.  Mail delivery by PTT cargo bike. #amsterdam #1952

Taxi passing a tricycle of the Dutch Post Office, November 27

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De melkboer - the milkman , the Netherlands, in the fifties.

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Tandem Cargo Tricycle & More Vintage Dutch Carrier Bikes

Ons Stalen Ros (Our Stud of Steel) is a wonderful book about the early history (1820-1920) of cycling in the Netherlands, the country with the most bikes per capita in the world. Text in Dutch, but the pix are international. Publisher of De Stalen Ros is also named De Stalen Ros and promises a collection of books about cycling.

Ons Stalen Ros (Our Stud of Steel) is a wonderful book about the early history (1820-1920) of cycling in the Netherlands, the country with the most bikes per capita in the world. Text in Dutch, but the pix are international. Publisher of De Stalen Ros is also named De Stalen Ros and promises a collection of books about cycling.

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