Category: beach

Los Angeles oil fields boom: Pictures of oil derricks loomed…

Los Angeles oil fields boom: Pictures of oil derricks loomed over California beaches from the 1920s and 1930s.

Wellfleet School of Art students picnic and paint on an…

Wellfleet School of Art students picnic and paint on an unspecified Cape Cod beach, Massachusetts, 1947. Photographed by Andreas Feininger.

Slumber, Chicago, August 22, 1956. Photographed by Vivian Maier.

Slumber, Chicago, August 22, 1956. Photographed by Vivian Maier.

40 cool snaps that defined the 1930s beachwear styles of women.

40 cool snaps that defined the 1930s beachwear styles of women.

Coney Island, NY, July 4, 1949. Photographed by Andreas…

Coney Island, NY, July 4, 1949. Photographed by Andreas Feininger.

Cool pics that capture a beautiful bikini girl on the beach in…

Cool pics that capture a beautiful bikini girl on the beach in the 1980s.

Breathtaking color photographs captured everyday life at New…

Breathtaking color photographs captured everyday life at New York’s Coney Island in the heat of 1948.

Coney Island, 1946. Photographed by Fred Stein.

Coney Island, 1946. Photographed by Fred Stein.

Vintage beach fashion: Cool snaps of a beautiful girl in…

Vintage beach fashion: Cool snaps of a beautiful girl in swimsuit posing on Baltic Sea in 1935.

30 candid photographs of Marilyn Monroe in black swimsuit from…

30 candid photographs of Marilyn Monroe in black swimsuit from the 1959 movie “Some Like It Hot” beach scene.