Louis J. Berger Collection (1882-1941, bulk 1885-1895)
Louis J. Berger Collection
Berger, Louis J.
1 Linear Feet (One record center box)
This collection details the
correspondence and writings of Louis J. Berger, an avid bicycling journalist and enthusiast
in the 1880s and 1890s. The collection pimarily consists of his correspondence, most of
which is related to bicylicing ethusiasts and cycling clubs. The Bicycling series relates to
cycling clubs and magazines, as well as newspaper clippings, song lyrics, and bicycle part
receipts. Berger himself worked as the editor for the "Bearings" bicycling magazine in the
early 1880s, and as the editor for "Cycling Life" after moving to Chicago in
The material is in English.
University of Michigan Library (Special Collections Research Center)