Fashion

Corner of King and Yonge: 1900

Corner of King and Yonge: 1900

Animated street scene of King Street, Toronto, Canada looking east from Yonge Street. Photo taken in 1900 showing streetcars, men on bicycles and women in Victorian dresses. Photograph by Underwood & Underwood. LOC original medium: photographic print on stereograph card.

White Bear Wading: 1905

White Bear Wading: 1905

Women and children in Victorian fashion wading in the water at Wildwood Amusement Park, White Bear Lake, Mahtomedi, Minnesota near St. Paul. Nice old photo taken in 1905 showing the water slide in the background. Detroit Publishing Company. LOC original medium: 8 x 10 inch glass negative.

Me and My Pekingese: 1922

Me and My Pekingese: 1922

Actress Geraldine Farrar with her Pekingese. Photo shows Ms. Farrar dressed in elaborate 1920s flapper style dress, jewelry and hat (or is that her hair?). Vintage photo taken by photographer Edwin F. Townsend. Old photographs provided by LOC. Original Medium: photographic print.

Loving the WWII Price Controls: 1942

Loving the WWII Price Controls: 1942

Pretty girl examining price tag on a coat. From the description with the 1940s WW2 era photo: "As a war measure, price ceilings have been placed on nearly everything Americans eat, wear, and use. Clothing and furniture are among many articles controlled by the OPA (Office of Price Administration) order." Photo taken in 1942 by photographer Ann Rosener for the U.S. Office of Emergency Management.

More Women's Golf Fashion: 1922

More Women's Golf Fashion: 1922

Woman golfing, 1922. National Photo Company. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Ladies Day Baseball Fans: 1925

Ladies Day Baseball Fans: 1925

Professional baseball player and manager Bucky Harris autographing scorecards on dugout steps for women wearing 1920s fashion, Ladies Day, September 8, 1925. National Photo Company collection. LOC original medium: photographic print.

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