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1915 Iver Johnson V-Twin


Formed in the 1880′s in Fitchburg, Massachusetts, Iver Johnson Company built bicycles, firearms and by 1911, motorcycles. Not satisfied to follow other makers, stating a goal of “mechanical perfection,” innovative design and manufacturing techniques show in their motorcycles including this single-speed 1915 twin. While a visit to the Museum would Read more

1942 Indian Model 741B Army


As World War loomed, the United States military set about drawing up specifications for a useful, universal motorcycle, and put its construction out for bid. But though several manufacturers submitted bids, ultimately designed and manufactured motorcycles to sell, there’s little doubt that the US Military preferred Harley-Davidson’s WLA to any Read more

The Story of John Parham’s Favorite Motorcycle, A 1955 Harley-Davidson FL Hydra-Glide


The year is 1979. At an Indiana swap meet a man and his wife find the Harley-Davidson of their dreams, a yellow 1955 FL Duo-Glide. Putting together about all the money they had, including their IRS refund, they buy it a week later for more than they felt they bargained for. It’s restored once. Five …

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