SCENE | The White Mountains


Photo of a woman drinking straight from Profile Lake in New Hampshire after skiing by Kenneth D. Smith for National Geographic, 1920.

7 comments:

That's Not My Age said...

Skiing is thirsty work. Fantastic photo!

LITTLE CHIEF said...

oh this is so badass.

Aja Lake said...

clearly this was before bottled water's surge in popularity.

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Maryli said...

That's basically amazing.

mamavalveeta03 said...

My husband and I were able to drink from the lakes in the Boundary Waters on our honeymoon almost 30 yrs. ago! What a memory...(you can't anymore because of run-off from fields containing fertilizer, cow manure, etc. aka: "Beaver Fever" or e-coli).

La Mode Operandi said...

Such a pretty and unusual photo!

Bree said...

Love her attitude.