August 2015

  • Museum Exhibit Highlights Motorcycle Culture in Raleigh

    August 23rd, 2015

    News & Observer columnist Lori D.R. Wiggins visited our “Bobbers, Baggers & Bikers” exhibit recently. A short excerpt is shown here with full article at the N&O. I’m always giddy when we learn things we don’t know because we never knew we ought to know. And it’s especially cool when the new knowledge destroys all we […]

  • News & Observer Visits COR Museum Motorcycle Exhibit

    August 21st, 2015

    Last weekend we were thrilled to get together with News & Observer reporter Lori Wiggins and a few of the subjects from the latest City of Raleigh Museum motorcycle exhibit. Dr. Robin Dail, Pastor Mike Beasley and “Cobra” our buddy Cornell Chandler. Keep an eye out for Lori’s Midtown Muse column this Sunday talking about just how diverse […]

  • Sir Walter Raleigh, the motorcyclist

    August 7th, 2015

    We’ve had fun helping the City of Raleigh Museum (COR Museum) pull together this month’s “Bobbers, Baggers & Bikers” exhibit on the history of motorcycling in Raleigh. We uncovered 100 years of motorcycle culture with lots of biker facts, portraits of riders, and five of the coolest historic bikes in North Carolina. In the process of […]