At the Shore

Kennebunkport Canoeing: 1890

Kennebunkport Canoeing: 1890

Canoeing around the club house, Kennebunkport, Maine. Photograph taken between 1890 and 1901. Published by Detroit Publishing Company. LOC original medium: glass negative - dry plate.

Sunshine Girls: 1923

Sunshine Girls: 1923

Sunshine Girls laying in the sand on the beach, Washington D.C. Photograph taken July 19, 1923. According to a Washington Post article from 1923, they were a dance group trained by John Tiller, performing in a show called Good Morning, Dearie. National Photo Company Collection. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Zeppelin Garage: 1908

Zeppelin Garage: 1908

Zeppelin airship seen from water at 6:05 AM August 4, 1908. The Zeppelin is pulling into or out of the garage. Published by Bain News Service. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Coney Island Beach Scene

Coney Island Beach Scene

Friends and family enjoying a busy day at the Coney Island Beach near the pier. No date recorded. Does anyone see any clues that might give us an idea of the year? Published by Bain News Service. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Holland American Docks: 1900

Holland American Docks: 1900

Holland American docks, Hoboken, New Jersey. Photograph taken between 1900 and 1915. Published by Detroit Publishing Company. LOC original medium: glass negative - dry plate.

Duke Kahanamoku: 1915

Duke Kahanamoku: 1915

Hawaiian surfer and Olympic swimmer Duke Kahanamoku. Photo by Bain News Service. Photograph taken between 1910 and 1915. Original medium at LOC: glass negative.

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