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Photo of the Day – 02/15/17 (“Beach Police”, 1922)

Daily Photo — “Beach Police, 1922”

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“June 30, 1922. Washington policeman Bill Norton measuring the distance between knee and suit at the Tidal Basin bathing beach after Col. Sherrill, Superintendent of Public Buildings and Grounds, issued an order that suits not be over six inches above the knee.” National Photo Co. 

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Posted by on February 15, 2017 in Daily Photo

 

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Photo of the Day – 11/3/15 (“Cadillac Swimmers”, 1927)

Daily Photo — “Cadillac Swimmers, 1927”

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San Francisco circa 1927. “Cadillac and swimmers at Fleishhacker Pool.” 5×7 glass negative formerly of the Wyland Stanley collection.

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Posted by on November 3, 2015 in Daily Photo

 

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Photo of the Day – 6/4/13 (Ready to Dive, c1921)

Daily Photo — “Ready to Dive, c1921”

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Starlight Park, the Bronx, circa 1921. “Joan Desborough (ready for a dive).” 5×7 glass negative, George Grantham Bain Collection..

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Posted by on June 4, 2013 in Daily Photo

 

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