The Ladies Home Journal 1912 Summer Camp Cover

Illustrator Harrison Fisher painted this cover for The Ladies Home Journal August 1912 issue depicting girls at camp in their uniform bloomers and blouses, canoeing, taking photographs and reading a book in a hammock.

Fisher was a New York City-based illustrator known for his depictions of women who died in 1934.


Matt Ralph

Matt Ralph

I'm the editor of Summer Camp Culture and also blog at and I live in the Philadelphia area and went to camps and camp meetings growing up in Ohio, Maryland and New Jersey.

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