Here’s a great shot from Shorpy of kids in the waters at Potomac bathing beach (I wouldn’t do this today). This is the official kickoff of summer in 1923, Memorial Day weekend. Click on the image for a closer look.
- From a GoDCer: A Family Connection to a Tragic Suicide (ghostsofdc.org)
- Potomac Bathing Beach Beauties (ghostsofdc.org)
- Old Photo Friday: Women’s Suffrage Parade in 1914 (ghostsofdc.org)