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Death Car: 1923
... the comments for details about this fatal accident in the Tidal Basin. National Photo Company Collection glass negative. View full size. ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 09/12/2011 - 12:11pm -

Death Car: 1923

Beach Policeman: 1922
... Norton measuring the distance between knee and suit at the Tidal Basin bathing beach after Col. Sherrill, Superintendent of Public Buildings and ... 
 
Posted by Ken - 06/09/2018 - 4:21pm -

Beach Policeman: 1922

Dirty Girls: 1922
... eyes are the same. Potomac bathing beach is now the Tidal Basin They dredged it to build the Jefferson Memorial. And I want to believe ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/05/2012 - 4:59pm -

Dirty Girls: 1922

Splash: 1924
... 6, 1924 Full Cut Bathing Suits Decreed for Tidal Basin Bathers had better be getting ready their suits - full sized ones, ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 09/13/2011 - 10:41am -

Splash: 1924

Tidal Basin Bathers (colorized)
Colorized version of Seven Up: 1920 . Can you still get suits like that? View full size. (Colorized Photos) ... 
 
Posted by motobean - 01/21/2010 - 1:50pm -

Tidal Basin Bathers (colorized)

Beach Style Parade: 1922
... "Washington Advertising Club bathing beauty contest at Tidal Basin." Harris & Ewing Collection glass negative. View full size. ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 07/06/2018 - 10:20pm -

Beach Style Parade: 1922

Who Can't Swim?
... View full size. Noted Swimming Authority Tidal Basin Bathing Beach George H. Corson, noted swimming authority and ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 06/09/2018 - 4:19pm -

Who Can't Swim?

The Girl With the Curl: 1922
"Washington Tidal Basin Beauty Contest -- August 5, 1922." Prequel to the shot we saw yesterday ... glass negative. View full size. Went to That Big Tidal Basin in the Sky From the Jewish Telegraphic Agency, February 6, 1940 ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 05/17/2014 - 10:56pm -

The Girl With the Curl: 1922

Four Belles: 1923
... National Photo Company Collection glass negative. Tidal Basin With what appears to be the Bureau of Engraving and Printing Building ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 09/03/2012 - 10:43am -

Four Belles: 1923

Beauty Prize Winners: 1922
... by winning the fourth annual beauty contest at the Tidal Basin. A girl with curls, of athletic type and wearing the normal style of ... 
 
Posted by Ken - 07/06/2018 - 10:20pm -

Beauty Prize Winners: 1922

Jumping-Off Point: 1923
... of bathing beach." A diving platform in the Potomac Tidal Basin. National Photo Co. glass negative. View full size. Busy ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 07/23/2012 - 6:43pm -

Jumping-Off Point: 1923

Potomac Park: 1908
... Potomac Park." The Washington Monument flanked by the Tidal Basin and Old Post Office. View full size. Is it true the monument ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 03/07/2019 - 1:35pm -

Potomac Park: 1908

Beauty Contest: 1922
"Washington Tidal Basin Beauty Contest -- August 5, 1922." Misses Eva Fridell, 17, and Anna ... GIRL WINS BEAUTY PRIZE Judges Rule None in Tidal Basin Contest Excelled Miss Fridell In Pulchritude. SIXTY IN ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 06/09/2018 - 4:38pm -

Beauty Contest: 1922

Iola and Anna: 1922
... Anna Niebel, winners of the bathing costume contest at the Tidal Basin. Miss Swinnerton, the runner-up, resides at 3125 Mount Pleasant Street ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 07/06/2018 - 10:19pm -

Iola and Anna: 1922

The Girls of Summer: 1922
... Congress established that the entire area, including the Tidal Basin, formerly known as Potomac Flats, should become a public park. ... the ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/05/2012 - 5:01pm -

The Girls of Summer: 1922

The Fab Five: 1922
... shop) and the photos are from a "Style Show" held at the Tidal Basin [Yes, Lansburgh's was a big department store in Washington. - Dave] ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 07/06/2018 - 10:19pm -

The Fab Five: 1922

Down to the River: 1923
May 28, 1923. Washington, D.C. "Potomac Tidal Basin bathing beach." National Photo Company Collection glass negative. View ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/05/2012 - 5:08pm -

Down to the River: 1923

Pie Eaters: 1921
... July 31, 1921. Washington, D.C. "Pie eating contest at Tidal Basin bathing beach." In the back row: the blurry but unmistakable facial ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 07/06/2018 - 10:19pm -

Pie Eaters: 1921

Basin Ball: 1924
July 10, 1924. Washington, D.C. "Push ball at Tidal Basin." National Photo Company Collection glass negative. View full size. ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 09/13/2011 - 4:20pm -

Basin Ball: 1924

Style Show: 1922
June 17, 1922. Washington, D.C. "Group winners at Tidal Basin bathing beach." On the right we have eternal Shorpy sweetheart Iola ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 07/06/2018 - 10:20pm -

Style Show: 1922

Seven Up: 1920
... Seven lovelies at the Potomac bathing beach near the Tidal Basin. National Photo Company Collection glass negative. View full size. ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 07/25/2012 - 3:06pm -

Seven Up: 1920

Best Swimsuit: 1922
... 17, 1922. "Washington Ad Club bathing costume contest at Tidal Basin." Miss Anna Niebel, "former Follies girl who lives at 1370 Harvard street ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 07/06/2018 - 10:18pm -

Best Swimsuit: 1922

Hanging Out: 1922
... Washington Post, July 11, 1922. Grotto Day at Basin. Band Concert and Sports Will Feature Outing Tomorrow. ... families, Grotto day will be observed tomorrow at the Tidal basin bathing beach. M.W. Pickering, monarch of the Kallipolis ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/05/2012 - 5:03pm -

Hanging Out: 1922

Queen Anna: 1922
... of the judges." June 17, 1922. "Winning costume at Tidal Basin bathing beach style contest ." Harris & Ewing Collection glass ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 07/02/2018 - 3:36pm -

Queen Anna: 1922

Sweet Seventeen: 1922
"Washington Tidal Basin Beauty Contest -- August 5, 1922." Seventeen-year-old Eva Fridell, last ... As someone who lives just a few blocks from the Tidal Basin, I'm disappointed that we no longer have such events in the ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 07/25/2012 - 3:12pm -

Sweet Seventeen: 1922

Bathing Beauties: 1919
Washington, D.C., 1919. "Beauty contests at Tidal Basin." Two spectators check out the ladies. Harris & Ewing Collection ... Kellermanns at the first annual beach parade at the Tidal Basin yesterday afternoon, Mrs. Audrey O'Connor, 620 Maryland avenue ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 07/25/2012 - 3:07pm -

Bathing Beauties: 1919

Sunshine Girls: 1923
... D.C. July 19, 1923. The view is across either the Tidal Basin or Potomac River, with the Lincoln Memorial visible in the distance. ... across the Potomac. Also, in 1923, I believe that the tidal basin was not as large as it currently is. 3rd from right that's ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/10/2012 - 4:14pm -

Sunshine Girls: 1923

The Wolverine: 1922
... Fanne Fox, who later jumped from his car into the Tidal Basin and sank Mill's career. Gorgeous photograph! And also a revelation ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/18/2012 - 5:52pm -

The Wolverine: 1922

Live It Up: 1922
... before her premature curtain, with friends at the Potomac Tidal Basin. View full size. Give me liberty...or give me.... Another ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 07/25/2012 - 3:07pm -

Live It Up: 1922

Bathing Beach Parade: 1919
... Washington, D.C. Swimsuit "bathing beach parade" at the Tidal Basin. View full size. National Photo Company Collection glass negative. ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 09/09/2011 - 7:13pm -

Bathing Beach Parade: 1919
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