From the Pilot archives: Esther Leckenby in the 1920s | SteamboatToday.com

From the Pilot archives: Esther Leckenby in the 1920s

Pilot archives

Photo of Esther Leckenby sitting on the top rail of a fence mostly covered by snow, with two houses behind her. The photo was published in the Steamboat Pilot on April 20, 1972, with the caption, “This picture of Esther Leckenby was taken in the 500 block of Seventh Street and shows the appropriate outfit for a well-dressed skier back in the 1920s.”

This photo is part of the Steamboat Pilot Archives Project, a partnership of the Tread of Pioneers Museum and Steamboat Pilot & Today. To support the project, contact Candice Bannister, the museum’s executive director, at 970-879-2214 or cbannister@treadofpioneers.org. Donations can be mailed to the museum at P.O. Box 772372, Steamboat Springs, CO 80477.


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