Major Taylor


     Created by Larry Phipps to further the memory of Major Taylor and others making their marks on history, In 2009 Larry with help of volunteers mounted an exhibit at Judson Robinson Jr. Community Center at Hermann Park, entitled “What Will Your History Be?” It was a success with over 600 people viewing.

      Larry, a Navy Seal in the Vietnam War,  and now retired; rides his bicycle everywhere, and is a member of the D.R.A.F.T. (Dedicated Riders Achieving Faster Times), a bicycle club with over 130 members.

     Major Taylor et. al. is the realization of his interest in preserving the memory of Taylor and others whose endeavors continue to inspire this generation.