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Mill Talk: Wheel Hero; Charles H. Metz - inventor of Bicycles, Cars and Motorcycles

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Presented by Charles River Museum of Industry and Innovation at Charles River Museum of Industry & Innovation, Waltham MA

Jul 12 2019
Mill Talk: Wheel Hero; Charles H. Metz - inventor of Bicycles, Cars and Motorcycles

This is the story of Waltham’s Charles Herman Metz (1863-1937), a bicycle racer who became an inventor and entrepreneur.

Presented by Bob McGann, in conjunction with The Waltham Museum

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Metz was a visionary who could see that the future of America was on the roads and byways. Originally famous for the Oriten, a sensation-causing 10 person bicycle that toured the country, he went on to build motorcycles and finally a line of Metz automobiles.

He literally got the city moving.

This Mill Talk is FREE and presented to coincide with the Waltham Museum\\\’s annual \\\”Metz Meet\\\” – a

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