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Description: People wearing bathing suits swim in the ocean and lie on the beach.
Description: A snapshot of the actress Norma Talmadge wearing a bathing suit. She is sitting on a table behind a rat terrier that is sitting up on its haunches. She was...
Description: A dwelling overlooks a steep rocky shoreline, revealing the ocean below where several people walk along the sand.
Description: Twenty of the winners in the swimming events in the annual city meet are posed in swim suits at B.B. Clark beach on Spaight Street. In the front row are Ca...
Description: A group of children and adults at a wading pool in a park.
Description: Elevated view of Bermuda shoreline. Several dwellings stand on top of the island and people swim in the ocean on the beaches below.
Description: Two bathing suit-clad women demonstrate their Evinrude motorboat on a Wisconsin lake.
Description: Two women strike a pose on the beach wearing bathing suits. One woman wears a bathing cap, the other a headband.
Description: A man and a woman water ski behind a power boat on a Madison lake.
Description: Young men clamor to catch a Frisbee during a beach game.
Description: Young girl in a bathing suit standing on a platform in the water looking over the Minirama scale model of Dells Landing. Also in the photograph are a minia...
Description: People stand and sit on a driftwood-cluttered beach. Several people swim in the ocean.
Description: University of Wisconsin Badgers oarsmen pull away from the California Bears in a varsity crew race on Lake Mendota.
Description: A group of war correspondents, soldiers and officers pose outdoors on the sand in front of palm trees for a portrait in Guam. Many are holding a beverage a...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Elevated view of the Dipsy Baths outbuilding and surrounding beach. Umbrellas are set up in the sand where people sunbathe or wade in the water and an Ame...
Description: Women, men and children in summer clothes stand between cabins at the Gallop Inn on Tainter Lake.
Description: Adults and children pose on and in front of Lover's Rock, partially submerged in water. Several sailboats are visible in the distance.
Description: Four views near Lake Superior including two scenes of boats and docks near the ore docks, a bathing scene showing a group of people swimming in the lake an...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Portrait of a small group of men, women, and children standing waist-deep in the water.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Beach at the Squires' Evergreen Retreat. Two children stand at the top of the water slide while others play in the water.
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