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Sport on the Beach

Description: Color photo postcard picturing 4 men and 4 women on the beach at Atlantic City, New Jersey. They are in their swim suits and posing on the beach. It is addressed to Miss Rosa Bassano, Paris, Tex. It is postmarked Atlantic City, N.J. on Sept 17, 1907.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

[Woman on Bathing Suit]

Description: Photograph of a woman wearing a bathing suit laying down on a diving board at a pool in Port Arthur, Texas.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Photograph of People Playing in Water]

Description: Photograph of a group seven people playing in a body of water. They are wearing bathing clothes from the turn of the twentieth century. Three young boys are playing to the left. A woman is standing next to a woman bent over, and the two women on the right are holding hands and facing each other. Boats can be seen in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Photograph of Women Standing in Water]

Description: Photograph of five women wearing turn of the twentieth century bathing dresses and standing in water. They are standing in a row and facing the camera.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Photograph of People on a Shoreline]

Description: Photograph of a group of seven people in turn of the twentieth century bathing suits. They are posing along a shoreline, with two men and women standing in a row, two women sitting before them, and one woman lying down in front.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Group in Bathing Suits and Dresses]

Description: Postcard of a group of men and women wearing bathing suits and dresses. Four people are seated on the ground, and five people are standing behind them. There is a pier in the background. The back of the postcard is blank.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Group Posing in Front of Car]

Description: Photograph of a group of eight people standing in front of a car. One man and one woman are seated in the front, and the rest are posing behind them. The back of the photograph reads, "Note: newspapers wrapped around lady's legs in center and left."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[A man and four women at the pool of the Imperial 400 Motel]

Description: A man wearing a suit standing with four women at the pool at Imperial 400 Motel. Three of the women are wearing bathing suits and one woman is wearing a kilt. One woman is in the pool and the man is kneeling down next to her at the edge of the pool.
Date: March 21, 1962
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Eight Photos of Ranch Life and Properties]

Description: Page from a worn leather scrapbook containing eight photos of ranch life and family properties. The first photo shows the "Washington House," a two story stone building covered with snow. To its right, people observe a man on horseback in a photo labeled "Reynolds Ranch." On the third, there are three boys in bathing suits standing on a tree trunk that hovers over a creek. Next is a view of a snow covered hillside. The first photo on the third row shows a wooden building, a woodpile, and a cattle chute on the side of a hill. Next, cowboys with a car work near bare trees. The last two photos show a cowboy named Ray Rodriguez in a pen with a calf.
Date: 1910
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch

[Four Girls in Bathing Suits]

Description: Photograph of four girls in early twentieth century bathing suits and caps. They are sitting along a rocky outcropping and dipping their feet into the waters of Clear Fork River below.
Date: 1910
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch

Portrait of Jess Harben and Clifford Watson

Description: Postcard of two men wearing bathing suits; on man is sitting on a log, and the other is standing to his right. They are identified as Jesse Monroe (Jess) Harben and Clifford Watson. In the background, there is a painted beach scene. Text to the right of the image says "Jess Harben[,] Clifford Watson." Jesse Monroe (Jess) Harben lived from December 14, 1888 to October 5, 1973. Clifford Watson live from June 30, 1887 to December 1972.
Date: 1915~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Richardson Public Library

[Young People in Bathing Suits]

Description: Photograph of a boy and two girls wearing bathing suits and posing atop a large rock.
Date: unknown
Creator: Wallace, Sally Brittingham
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch

[Young Woman Standing in a Creek]

Description: Photograph of a young woman standing on the bank of a creek. She is holding a bathing cap in her hands.
Date: unknown
Creator: Wallace, Sally Brittingham
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch

[Woman by Swimming Pool]

Description: Photograph of an unidentified woman in a bathing suit posing by the side of an empty swimming pool in Cleveland, Texas.
Date: unknown
Creator: Young, Moon
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cleveland Historic Society

[Woman Posing on a Lifeguard Chair]

Description: Photograph of a woman in a bathing suit hanging from a lifeguard chair in front of an empty swimming pool in Cleveland, Texas.
Date: unknown
Creator: Young, Moon
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cleveland Historic Society

[Woman In a Lifeguard Chair]

Description: Photograph of an unidentified woman in a bathing suit posing in a lifeguard chair by an empty swimming pool in Cleveland, Texas.
Date: unknown
Creator: Young, Moon
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cleveland Historic Society

[Woman by Pool]

Description: Photograph of a woman wearing a bathing suit posing next to an empty swimming pool in Cleveland, Texas.
Date: unknown
Creator: Young, Moon
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cleveland Historic Society

[Two women with Cactus Pryor on a lounge chair]

Description: Two women in bathing suits next to Cactus Pryor. Pryor is laying in a lounge chair with a crown on his head. Photograph was taken at a water pageant. Austin, Texas
Date: August 4, 1953
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library