Vintage Virginia Beach

Cavalier Beach Club Swing, Photo # BW-004Cavalier Hotel Horse Show 1935 - Photo BW024Virginia Beach Fire Department, Truck No. 2, Company 11, Photo # BW-354Coast Guard Reserves 1934, Photo # BW-014Norfolk to Virginia Beach Electric Car Service, Photo # BW-173Bridge over Lynnhaven Inlet 1947, Photo # BW-202The Miss Virginia Beach Pageant, Contestants on the Slide at Seaside Park, Photo # BW-204Cavalier Beach Club, Photo # BW-205Moonshine Still Raid near Virginia Beach Blvd in 1924, Photo # BW-206Cavalier Beach Club, models posing near the pool, Photo # BW-289WWII - Sailor returns home to Oceana in 1946, Photo # BW-300Miss Virginia Beach Contestants on the beach, Photo # BW-035Firing The Guns at Cape Henry, Photo # 010Chesapeake Beach Fire Department, Photo # BW-351US Coast Guard Wood Duck 1943, Photo # BW-360US Coast Guard Wood Duck 1943, near the Old Coast Guard Station, Photo # BW-361Sandbridge looking north from Little Island Park, Photo # BW-041Avamere Hotel, Photo # BW-043Final Section of the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel 1963, Photo # BW-048Dedication and Opening Ceremony of the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel 1964, Photo # BW-049Cavalier Hotel 1972 Aerial view - Photo BW045Cavalier Beach Club, Afternoon Tea Dance 1936, Photo # BW-018Hoop Rolling Contest on the oceanfront in 1934 - Photo BW301Munden Point Mail Train in 1908, Photo # BW-011Peppermint Beach Club, the Dreadnoughts heading south out of Virginia Beach 1915, Photo # BW-009Virginia Beach Patrol Life Saving Class - Photo BW026Virginia Beach Boardwalk 1928 - Photo BW031Shore Drive at the Lesner Bridge 1968The Surf Beach Club afternoon Tea Dance - Photo BW017Ocean Rescue Hinnant and Son 1979 - Photo BW039Cape Henry Days Celebration 1926 - Photo BW028Steel Pier at 1st Street 1969 - Photo BW044Local surfers with Longboards Virginia Beach - Photo BW03417th Street Virginia Beach - Photo BW030Entrance to the beach at Seaside ParkBeach Rentals Staff of 1980 Hinnant and Sons - Photo BW290Cavalier Hotel Virginia Beach, Virginia. 6/21/1931 - Photo BW295Princess Anne Hotel 1926 Virginia Beach boardwalk - Photo BW286Pine Tree InnOceanfront in 1960 near 32nd Street, Chesapeake Beach Fire Department - Photo BW0352Chesapeake Beach Fire Department Day - Photo BW0350Cape Henry Life Saving Station Number One - Photo BW008Virginia Beach Patrol, 1942 Chesapeake Bay Frozen near Chesapeake Beach 1935 - Photo BW062Albemarle Hotel on the Virginia Beach oceanfront - Photo BW022Ferebee Hotel 1909BW042  Cape Henry Coast Guard StationOceana NAS Virginia BeachBayne Theatre on 16th Street Virginia Beach - BW038NAS Oceana evacuation in 1955Atlantic Avenue in 1938  with the Waverley Hotel - Photo BW033Cavalier Beach Club 1929 - Photo BW019Cavalier Hotel under constructionElectric car in 1902 on the bridge over Lynnhaven InletPrincess Anne Courthouse 1950 - Photo BW012Seaside Park Bath House 1928 - Photo BW015Cape Henry Aerial view 1940 - Photo BW006Seaside Park Saltwater Pool 1930 - Photo BW016Beach Wear Virginia-Beach 1901 - Photo BW004Construction of new Cape Henry Lighthouse, circa 1880 - Photo BW005Cape Henry Lighthouse a few years after completionGirls on the beach at Virginia Beach 1926 - Photo BW302Virginia Beach Chamber of Commerce Visitors Bureau - Photo BW025Virginia Beach Dome, aka Alan B Shepard Convention Center - Photo BW287Virginia Beach Fire Department, 1959 Co 11 - Photo BW053Virginia Beach Oceanfront in 1913Oceanfront in 1915 women watching children in the surf - Photo BW036Cavalier Yacht and Country Club 1978 - Photo BW047Oceanfront in 1915 men watching children in the surf - Photo BW03717th Street in Virginia Beach (date unknown) - Photo BW002Virginia Beach Public Library 1911 - Photo BW029Camp Pendleton Virginia Beach - Photo BW020Cape Henry Lighthouses 1939 Fort Story - Photo BW023


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