Women skiers in afternoon sun. Lindsay Loutet photo, NVMA, Album 4, 96.

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Stylish Skiers of 1920s

In the early 1920s, skiing in Vancouver’s mountains gained popularity. With new bridges and highways, people from the city could drive right to the ski slopes.

A pair of stylish skiers from 1927 or 1928 wear jodhpur pants, sweaters, high boots and toques for some fun in the snow.

Related topic: Snowboating

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