Santa Cruz in Santa Cruz County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
From Bloomers and Black Stockings to Baggies and Bikinis
Erected by Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk.
Location. 36° 57.853′ N, 122° 1.034′ W. Marker is in Santa Cruz, California, in Santa Cruz County. Marker can be reached from Beach Street. Touch for map. This marker is opposite Looff's Carousel, facing the beach. Marker is at or near this postal address: 400 Beach Street, Santa Cruz CA 95060, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk Boards (within shouting distance of this marker); Magical Merry-go-round (within shouting distance of this marker); Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk (within shouting distance of this marker); Burgers at the Beach (within shouting distance of this marker); Beauty and the Beach Boardwalk Goes Hollywood (within shouting distance of this marker); ACE Roller Coaster Landmark (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Giant Dipper (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Santa Cruz.
More about this marker. This marker is located on the grounds of the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk.
Also see . . . Swim Wear History - Vintage Fashion Guild. You may think that the body-baring bikinis of today would have shocked the world centuries ago but you’d be wrong. Actually today’s swimwear is rather similar to that which was worn in ancient Greece as far back as 300 BC. (Submitted on January 25, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 25, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 325 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on January 25, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.