Photos by Pal Hansen
'Chess' by Leonard Campbell Taylor. Plate from 'The International Studio' 1915 (Volume 55). Published John Lane & Co. New York.
The Girls of Central High on Track and Field Or, The Girl Champions of the School League. Gertrude W. Morrison. Grosset and Dunlap, 1914.
"There were seven of the girls and every one of the seven—in her way—was attractive. But the briskest, and most eager, and most energetic, was really the smaller—a black-eyed, be-curled, laughing miss who seemed bubbling over with high spirits."
"Glamour of the Allies": French Postcard Set c. 1917 via Tuckdb
Give me the strength not to go write essays about these immediately.
I know I have reblobbed this before but I feel like it is important to do so again. Military inspired WW1 women’s fashion is just about my favourite aaaaah. One day I will make a Cossack coat like this. I just.