Rejected Princesses: The Motorcycle Queen of Miami

Rejected Princesses: Bessie Stringfield

Bessie Stringfield (1911-1993): The Motorcycle Queen of Miami

Starting in the 1920’s, one black woman began motorcycling around America. She made her living by doing stunts, winning races, and carrying secret documents for the government.

Refused by every motel, she’d sleep on her motorcycle at gas stations.

Her name was Bessie Stringfield.

This is her story.

Bessie Stringfield (1911-1993): The Motorcycle Queen of Miami

(Source: ><a href="http://www.rejectedprincesses.com/princesses/bessie-stringfield&quot; target="_blank" rel="noopener")

Advertisements

What Do You Think?

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s