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Viking Motocross photographic product catalog.

San Diego, CA: [Edison Dye], c.1976-1979. Unique. Edison Dye is considered to be the father of motocross in the United States. In the late 1960s, Dye brought over many of Europe’s top motocross stars to race against the scrambles racers of America. During this time, Dye also founded a motocross accessory business to provide motocross riders with imported racing gear that provided better protection than what was generally available in the United States at that time. His supplier was a company in Sweden that produced hockey gear. He also marketed Husqvarna motorcycles and brand gear [Viking] to American riders. Dye continued with his motocross import business until he retired in the 1980s. Very Good+. Original motocross sample catalog with photographic illustrations (chiefly color) and product descriptions, 23 pages + 1 loose photograph, mounted on black construction paper, 8.5x11" In very good original condition, with little age wear. Item #9484

Price: $325.00

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