These bathers enjoying the waves at Ocean Park, Maine in August of 1906 wear a variety of bathing costumes, all of which clung to the body when wet.

From "Make it yourself": home sewing, gender, and culture, 1890-1930 by Sarah A. Gordon

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  • American: 1900-present
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  • Swimsuits DO Cling When Wet These bathers enjoying the waves at Ocean Park, Maine in August of 1906 wear a variety of bathing costumes, all of which clung to the body when wet.