You will be missed.
Somewhere in Tom Teesdale’s West Branch shop sits a steel bike frame, never to be finished.
Sean O’Harrow, director of the UI Museum of Art, said Teesdale was one of Iowa’s many “secret famous people.”
“He was kind of a machine in the sense that he was the ultimate bike builder, bike designer,” he said. “He was a real artist and a real craftsman, and a real revolutionary thinker.”