Each day we bring you one stunning little glimpse of history in the form of a historical photograph. Enjoy!
This is the most novel contraption I have ever seen. I want them! JD
It looks as if this fellow went to a photographer and had his picture taken with props (the skates), he seems to be standing in front of a painted screen. Good picture but you wonder why he didn't choose a cowboy hat and chapps and maybe stand by a stuffed horse. Yours is the best blog around. CS
Reminds me of much more recent and quite recently patented.
The man is the inventor of those pedal skates, Charles A. Nordling of Suisun, California.