Category: woman

Annette Kellerman demonstrating her diving skills at Glenelg…

Annette Kellerman demonstrating her diving skills at Glenelg baths, 1905.

Twenty years after her tragic death on July 16, 1999, Carolyn…

Twenty years after her tragic death on July 16, 1999, Carolyn Bessette Kennedy remains one of the most admired — and referenced — style icons of the Nineties.

35 charming photos show formalwear styles of young women in the…

35 charming photos show formalwear styles of young women in the 1950s.

Young woman at Washington Square Park, NYC, June 1963….

Young woman at Washington Square Park, NYC, June 1963. Photographed by Ronald Reis.

The Original Tattooed Lady: Portraits of Irene Woodward aka “La…

The Original Tattooed Lady: Portraits of Irene Woodward aka “La Belle Irene” in the late 19th and early 20 centuries.

A contestant in a ‘Miss World’ beauty competition…

A contestant in a ‘Miss World’ beauty competition applying her lipstick using a shiny car as a mirror, November 7, 1953. Photographed by Thurston Hopkins.

20 captivating portraits of a hot and sexy Shelley Duvall in the…

20 captivating portraits of a hot and sexy Shelley Duvall in the 1970s and 1980s

Homeless woman asleep at a table, New York, 1984. Photographed…

Homeless woman asleep at a table, New York, 1984. Photographed by Frank Horvat.

An artist at the 57th Street Art Fair in Chicago, 1954….

An artist at the 57th Street Art Fair in Chicago, 1954. Photographed by Mildred Mead.

Portraits of swimming star Annette Kellermann, who was arrested…

Portraits of swimming star Annette Kellermann, who was arrested on Revere Beach for wearing a one-piece swimsuit in 1907.