Overman Wheel Co. - Victor Roadster - 1886
The Overman Wheel Company entered the bicycle trade with the manufacture of adult tricycles in 1884. In 1885 they offered the Victor Roadster a light weight machine using tangent spoke wheels with Bown's patent "Aeolus" ball bearings.
The Victor pictured here is an 1886 model with a 52 inch diameter front wheel. The bicycle is complete and original, with the exception of saddle leather. The tires are original.