Mermaids present ballet

Mermaids present ballet
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Title: Mermaids present ballet

Twelve young women in bathing suits posing by swimming pool. Caption: "Mermaids Present Ballet: Synchronized swim group of Brooklyn College Women's A.A. lines up after first session of annual water ballet being given at the college pool. Top, left to right are Bette Reese, Diana De Luca, Audry Scott, Marlene Boyd, Sandra Miller, Isabel Milligan and Helen Riddock. In front row are Sue Ritz, Margaret Malek, Sondra Zaretsky, Barbara Stern and Carol Frick, in the usual order."

Date: 1953
Location: Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Flatbush (New York, N.Y.)
More Details: On verso: date stamped: Dec. 3, 1953; Brooklyn Eagle stamp; photographer's stamp.
Retouched; grease pencil cropping marks.
Title from caption on verso.
Collection: Schools
Subject: Brooklyn College.
Brooklyn College -- Students.
Synchronized swimmers
Swimming pools
Institution: Brooklyn Public Library, Brooklyn Collection.
Medium: Gelatin silver prints.
Photographic prints.
Rights: Copyright restrictions apply to the use of this image. For more information or to obtain a photographic reproduction of this image, contact the Brooklyn Collection at Brooklyn Public Library
ID: SCHL 0151