100 Rare Historical Photos That You Never Saw Before

#3 – Florence’s Autoped – 1912

Florence’s Autoped was one of the first examples of motorized kick scooters. Like a child’s scooter, it had no seat.
 
Manufactured in New York and Germany by Krupps, the U.S. postal service tested the Autoped as a means of fast transport for its special delivery service. This picture was taken in 1912!
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