Flannel Bathing Costumes for Women and Children

Title

Flannel Bathing Costumes for Women and Children

Subject

Victorian clothing, swimming

Description

Images and description of flannel bathing costumes for woman and child from the August 1870 issue of Peterson's Magazine. The woman's costume includes oiled silk bathing cap. This image includes an image and description of a work apron. Please note: this image has been digitally enhanced to make it easier to print.

Source

Peterson's Magazine

Date

August 1870

Files

BathingCostumeAndApronAug1870.jpg

Citation

“Flannel Bathing Costumes for Women and Children,” The Victorian Archive, accessed January 27, 2020, https://thedailyvictorian.omeka.net/items/show/18.