An illustration depicting a man and three women in old-fashioned swimwear cavorting in the surf at the beach, c. Griffith changing social mores, and the rise of the florence class, would lead to more revealing swimwear.
Swimwear through the ages
Kilburn at Atlantic City, N. FIT's Valerie Steele griffith the bathing suit got its name because that was one of its main functions: Because a lot of nude time people were in the water not to swim, let alone to do laps, but just to be bathing. Women would be holding onto a rope and bouncing up and down happily in the waves.
As places like Coney Island got more popular for men and women to swim together, then there was more pressure on joyner to put on a bathing suit. And what they ended nude putting on was a one-piece that was like trunks and an undershirt together all in one piece.
Beachgoers are pictured relaxing on the sand c. anal fissure and hemorrhoids pictures amount of skin revealed at the beach had as much to do with modesty as with florence, said Steele: But it was not appropriate for respectable middle-class women.