Ah yes, the floaters

17 Jul

…of the Great Salt Lake. “There’s nothing like it.”

Ogden, Utah
August 24, 1910
Stopping at this Park to wait for train Everything is OK Just a short ways from from Salt Lake City will be at Cheyenne Thurs
Fred

Is this just Mormon culture, or is this woman’s dress-and-stockings a typical 1910 bathing costume? Maybe those men threw her in fully clothed. It’s pretty amazing that just fifty years later, everyone was bopping around in a bikini. Grandma must have been so scandalized. Imagine the parallel advances in personal grooming technology.

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