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The Motor Maids, a national club of women who rode all over US and Canada. Formed in 1940.

Bikes and Babes–Women Motorcyclists Riding into History | Demenshea's Ride Like a Girl--Linda Dugeau who with Dot Robinson started the Motor Maids.

Motor Maids, Inc is motorcycling’s 1st Women’s riding organization, founded in 1940. We are a diverse group of Ladies that love life and love riding. We hail from all over the states so chances are that there is someone relatively close to you.

1940’s stunt rider Dot Smith poses on her 1939 EL Knucklehead. Dot was a member of the Motor Maids and the San Francisco Motorcycle Club by varuschka

Linda Dugeau was a pioneering motorcyclist who founded the Motor Maids, the oldest motorcycling organization for women in North America, in 1940 - with 51 charter members. She worked as a motorcycle courier and had a reputation as one of the best female off-road riders in 1950s.

This is Dot Smith, the famous female stunt rider from the 1930s and 40s, she was a member of the San Francisco Motorcycle Club and a founding member of the iconic “Motor Maids” with Dot Robinson and Linda Degeau. In this photograph she’s sitting on her 1937 EL Knucklehead and looking damn near perfect with that little ribbon in her hair. They just don’t make ‘em like they used too. @Karen Jacot Bellavia

32 Badass Vintage Photographs Of Women And Motorcycles The Motor Maids of America outside the shop they used as their headquarters, 1950.

Linda Dugeau learned to ride a motorcycle in 1932, and stories about her early tours appeared in the pages of Motorcyclist magazine.