Image ID
ICHi-040879
Headline
Schwinn bicycle
Date Created
1955
Creator
Arnold, Schwinn & Co.
Creator Role
creator
Artwork/Object Depicted
bicycles
Copyright Notice
© Chicago Historical Society, published on or before 2014, all rights reserved
Credit Line
Chicago History Museum, ICHi-040879
Inventory Number
1986.231
Storage Location
DIA
Acquisition Source
Gift of Ms Susan Brady
Max Pixels - Height
3594
Max Pixels - Width
5756
KEYWORDS
Transportation equipment industry
Sporting goods industry
sports
transportation
1986.231
Arnold, Schwinn & Co.
CH_01067
ICHi-40879
bicycles
i40879.tif
CDM
schwinn bicycle

Girl's rose and white Starlet Schwinn bicycle, 1955. Founded by Ignaz Schwinn and Adolph Arnold in 1895, Arnold, Schwinn & Company became one of more than 100 bicycle companies in Chicago. This bicycle was a First Communion gift to Susan Joan Brongiel from her parents in May 1956.

Girl's rose and white Starlet Schwinn bicycle, 1955. Founded by Ignaz Schwinn and Adolph Arnold in 1895, Arnold, Schwinn & Company became one of more than 100 bicycle companies in Chicago. This bicycle was a First Communion gift to Susan Joan Brongiel from her parents in May 1956.

10/13/2005