Cycling Jersey/T-Shirt/Artifact/Bicycle Photograph Submission Form

University Archives and Special Collections in the Healey Library at UMass Boston is excited to start collecting community submissions of cycling jersey, t-shirt, artifact, and bicycle images and information.

This will tell the story of cycling in a unique way and help to develop the sense of a cycling community, going back in time. You have an opportunity for your images to become part of that story.

For information about this collection effort, email library.archives@umb.edu.

Before you upload and describe your jersey or t-shirt images, your artifact images, or your bicycle images in the form below, please review the following guidelines.

Photograph Preparation (Jerseys and T-Shirts)

  • Before photographing the jersey or t-shirt, please be sure that there as few wrinkles as possible on the item.
  • Find a flat, monochromatic surface on which to photograph the jersey or t-shirt.
  • Lay the jersey or t-shirt flat.
  • Take separate photographs of the FRONT and BACK of the jersey or t-shirt.

Photograph Preparation (Artifacts, such as Trophies, Badges, Buttons, Etc.)

  • When photographing the artifact, try to minimize glare from lights, windows, or flash (on your camera).
  • You may submit up to three (3) digital photographs of a single artifact (such as the front, back, and a detail/close-up image).

Photograph Preparation (Bicycles)

  • You may submit up to three (3) digital photographs of a single bicycle (such as the front, back, and a detail/close-up image).

Image Files to Upload

  • For the purposes of this documentation project, please upload high-resolution JPG files (please do not edit, correct, crop, or enhance images prior to upload).
  • Each different cycling jersey, t-shirt, or artifact should be uploaded and described through a separate submission.

Naming the Files Before Uploading

  • Jerseys and T-Shirts: To help us track your files correctly in our system, please include _front as part of the file name for the image that is the Front of the Cycling Jersey/T-Shirt and _back as part of the file name for the image that is the Back of the Cycling Jersey/T-Shirt.
  • Artifacts: To help us track your files correctly in our system, please include _image1 as part of the file name for the image that you are uploading as Image 1 of Cycling-Related Artifact_image2 as part of the file name for the image that you are uploading as Image 2 of Cycling-Related Artifact, and _image3 as part of the file name for the image that you are uploading as Image 3 of Cycling-Related Artifact.
  • Bicycles: To help us track your files correctly in our system, please include _image1 as part of the file name for the image that you are uploading as Image 1 of Bicycle_image2 as part of the file name for the image that you are uploading as Image 2 of Bicycle, and _image3 as part of the file name for the image that you are uploading as Image 3 of Bicycle.

Please note that we’re unable to collect the physical cycling jerseys and t-shirts, artifacts, and bicycles. For information about this collection effort, email library.archives@umb.edu.


Upload and Describe Your Cycling Jersey, T-Shirt, Artifact, or Bicycle Photographs

Cycling Jerseys, T-Shirts, Artifacts, and Bicycles: Online Submission Form
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