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1920's... It's hard to believe that my Granny dressed like this in Fort Bragg so many years ago!!

Hollywood helped glamorize bathing suits in 1925 with Keystone Studios' "Sennett Bathing Beauties," whose bathing suits were considered provocative.

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๑ Nineteen Fourteen ๑ historical happenings, fashion, art & style from a century ago - Four young Edwardian women in bathing costumes posing for the camera at the beach, c.

Vintage snapshot of a 1920s family in the surf, with the man holding a period box camera

Vintage snapshot of a family in the surf, with the man holding a period box camera

umbrella!

Friends - Two young Edwardian women in "bathing costumes," posing for the camera at the beach. c 1910 by Manueeltje

Inspecting swimsuit lengths in the 1920's

Young women arrested on a Chicago bathing beach for wearing “lewd” bathing suits, 1922 (revoluntionaries of their time.boy if only people saw the bikinis people wear now.

Four young women in matching beach wear run out of the surf in Los Angeles, California in 1910. By the early 20th century women still wore knickers under their bathing suits, but revealed a little more leg.

The evolution of the swimsuit

Four young women in matching beach wear run out of the surf in Los Angeles, California in By the early century women still wore knickers under their bathing suits, but revealed a little more leg.

Bathing beauties, circa 1890's

"Bathing Beauties circa It's crazy to me that this was what women got to relax and soak up the sun in! And now women wear dental floss!

Atlantic city beach, 1898

Women at Atlantic City Beach by William M Vander Weyde, ca 1905 US (NJ), the George Eastman House Collection

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