Colorado Boulevard, Pasadena, 1900

and in the lower right hand side of the photo, this velocipede

biking was at it’s zenith, and people were in love with freedom and mobility. This was why and entrepreneur built the elevated cycleway for bicyclists to glide from Pasadena to Los Angeles, well, he tried. He did get a mile and a half completed. http://justacarguy.blogspot.com/2013/07/forgotten-history-of-what-might-have.html for photos and an article about that ambitious project

http://collection.pasadenadigitalhistory.com/cdm/singleitem/collection/p16237coll8/id/241/rec/59
http://skyscraperpage.com/forum/showpost.php?p=6241832&postcount=16240

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