Los Angeles Bather: early 1900s

Los Angeles Bather: early 1900s

Woman in fancy vintage swimsuit with umbrella and hat standing next to old car. Described on photo as 'Los Angeles bather'. No date with photo. Bain News Service, publisher. Old photos provided by LOC. Original Medium: glass negative.


Costuming for event or film

I looked at this and saw on the left side "costumes Schlank". Bess Schlank was a designer in LA.
http://www.detroithistorical.org/vewebsite/exhibit4/e40080b-4.htm
This seems to be prep for a shoot of some kind.
It is wonderful!
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