Fashion

The Shoo-fly at Madame Boyles: 1900

The Shoo-fly at Madame Boyles: 1900

The Shoo-fly at Madame Boyle's, Bay St. Louis, Mississippi. Presumably a place to get away from flies. Nice early 1900s photo with folks in a tree house and on bicycles wearing the fashion of the day. Detroit Publishing Company, publisher. Photo taken between 1900 and 1906. LOC original medium: 8 x 10 inch glass negative.

Beniamino Gigli, Italian Tenor: 1920s

Beniamino Gigli, Italian Tenor: 1920s

Beniamino Gigli, Italian opera singer with family on deck of ship. Bain News Service, publisher. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Bronx Amusement Park: 1921

Bronx Amusement Park: 1921

Bathers at the Cascade in Starlight Park, 1921. Starlight Park was an amusement park on the Bronx River in the New York City borough of The Bronx. Bain News Service, publisher. Old photo provided by LOC. Original medium: glass negative.

Madame Curie: early 1900s

Madame Curie: early 1900s

Marie Curie with daughters and Mrs. Meloney. Bain News Service, publisher. Date unknown. Old photographs provided by LOC. Original medium: glass negative.

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. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Prize Bulldog: 1914

Prize Bulldog: 1914

Marion Simpson with her French bulldog, possibly at the French Bull Dog Club of America Show at the Hotel Astor, New York City, April 1914. Bain News Service, publisher. LOC original medium: glass negative.

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