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June 15, 2011

Bicycle knickers

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Bicycle knickers

Bicycle knickers designed and worn by Peter A. Schaub of the Saint Paul tailoring firm Schaub Brothers, Inc., circa 1884. The knickers are made of fine English check worsted with doeskin cloth cuffs. The Schaub Brothers firm opened in 1887 and closed in 1970.

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