NZ women and their bicycles

A DigitalNZ Story by Jolisa Gracewood

Ladies of Aotearoa, enjoying the freedom and delight of two wheels since ages ago.

women, girls, ladies, bikes, bicycles, cycling

Woman with decorated bicycle

Alexander Turnbull Library

Two ladies with bicycles

Wairarapa Archive

Woman cyclist in knickerbockers

Ministry for Culture and Heritage

[Nurse Bessie McKay, with bicycle, Auckland Private Hospital]

Auckland War Memorial Museum Tamaki Paenga Hira

Hannah Hippolite and her bike

Archives New Zealand Te Rua Mahara o te Kāwanatanga

Batchelor, Harling and Nock

Nelson Provincial Museum

Langridge, girl, Takaka

Nelson Provincial Museum

Edith Marion Collier and E M Davis

Alexander Turnbull Library

Holy Sepulchre Bicycle Club.

Auckland War Memorial Museum Tamaki Paenga Hira

Two girls on bicycles

Alexander Turnbull Library

[Anahera Patara]

Auckland War Memorial Museum Tamaki Paenga Hira

Woman and boy with bicycle

Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

Woman cyclist

Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

Cock, Miss Maud

Nelson Provincial Museum

Woman Salvation Army officer

Ministry for Culture and Heritage

Bikes for district nurses

Ministry for Culture and Heritage

[Girls on bicycles]

Auckland War Memorial Museum Tamaki Paenga Hira

Paddy Johnson with pennyfarthing bicycle

Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

bike

Tauranga City Libraries

Andrea

eqnz.chch.2010

K gets her bike back

Aotearoa People's Network Kaharoa