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20 Photos of Beach Life In ’70s









A look back at summer at the beach during the 1970s, presented by Getty Images.


A couple shows off their chopper bike near the water’s edge on Daytona Beach, Florida, circa 1970.Jean-yves Ruszniewski / Getty Images





Arnold Schwarzenegger admires the muscles of another bodybuilder at Muscle Beach in Los Angeles, 1977. Michael Ochs Archives / Getty Images

A woman (left) roller-skates, and a group of girls (right) get ready for a skate, at Venice Beach, California, 1979. Getty Images





Rock band the Runaways pose for a portrait on the Los Angeles beach in 1976. From left: Cherie Currie, Joan Jett, Sandy West, Jackie Fox, and Lita Ford. Michael Ochs Archives / Getty Images