|A lot of sand, 1909|
Manhattan Bathing Beach, Dayton, Kentucky, 1928
Did you know there were natural, white sand beaches in Bellevue and Dayton?
Read about the beaches here
Girls at the Beach
|Clara Hemmerle McClanahan and Clara's sister-in-law,
Christine McClanahan Heise, enjoying the Ohio River
Beach at the end of Dayton Street, August 8th, 1929.
The Naomi Canoe Club
Definitely Dayton or Bellevue, the club is believed
photographed here at Manhattan Beach in Dayton.
These men are likely from an Odd Fellows Lodge in Covington, Naomi Lodge #129
(This image graciously provided by K Sutkamp, who would be
interested in hearing from you if you have further info on the Canoe Club)
There were conventions at the Dayton Beach.
These conventioneers appear to be from Cleveland.
|Dayton Beach Scene
from a Facebook post by Penny Merry
|Painting showing the Dayton Beaches
“Mt. Adams from Newport Beach”
A painting by Matt Daly (1860-1937)
|The Tacoma Roller Coaster
after a 1939 storm
|The Tacoma Punch Bowl,
home of boxing matches that
drew thousands. c. 1920's
|Setting up for a Boxing Match
From a Facebook post by Larry Douglas
|The 1937 Flood at Tacoma, which pretty well ended Tacoma's glory days|
|Clark Street Bar||Canoe Harbor|
|Nicky Brennan||Mary & Don|
Early celebrity souvenir cards. Sic transit gloria mundi.