Mack Sennett girls in costume circa 1919.
Robert Capa, Women on the boardwalk, Deauville, France, August 1951
Lucille Ball, Rita Hayworth, Esther Williams, Merle Oberon, Janet Blair, Judy Garland, June Allyson, Cindy Garner, Lana Turner for Max-Factor
June 17, 1922. Washington Ad Club bathing costume contest at Tidal Basin. Miss Anna Niebel took first place.
Kay Laurell c.1915
March 1957. Women on board destroyer U.S.S. Maddox posing with sailors, modeling clothing with a nautical influence.
Circa 1906. The bathing beach at Magnolia, Massachusetts.
1903. Oriental Hotel and boardwalk, Manhattan Beach, Brooklyn, New York.
1920s. Unidentified women at Long Beach, New York.
1920’s Risque Arcade Card by the Export Supply Co of Chicago
The changing shape of swimwear, Victorian to late 20s
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