previous cats and cats from the past
cats with ladies
cats with gentlemen
cats with children
cats with people you might have heard of
cats in the military
cats at sea
cartoons, art, and illustration
cats on matchboxes
cats wearing bows
possibly not okay and/or sad
how not to hold a cat
find the cat
a kitten in a maze
a cat falling in slow motion
a swimming cat
my pet lion
the adventures of sam
gjon mili's cat blackie
monkey the cat and his hats
rabougri: chat de gouttiere
black cat auditions for tales of terror
los angeles cat show
the krueger family
the trimpey family
cats in baskets and other containers
cats in motion
cats in labs
cats in wisconsin
cats in people clothes and/or doing people things
cats and dairy
cats and corn
cats and yarn
cats and non-cats
Photograph by Wallace Kirkland, Illinois, 1945. Source: LIFE Photo Archive.
Two young girls from inner city of Chicago playing with kittens and talking to a farmer during their stay on a farm that is part of the “Adventures in Brotherhood” experiment being conducted by a Presbyterian church.
Author W. Somerset Maugham (L) sitting with poet Max Eastman (R) and holding ‘Celestial’ and ‘Thistle,’ Eastman’s Persian cats, with ‘Frosting,’ Eastman’s white collie, at their side during Maugham’s summer on Cape Cod.
“Ettie relaxing on her bed reading Esquire, with her cat and phone close by.” Photograph by George Silk, Shanghai, China, 1946. Source: LIFE Photo Archive, hosted by Google.
George Silk, Los Angeles cat show, 1952. Source: LIFE Photo Archive, hosted by Google.
Loran Smith: Seeing Eye Cat, February 1947. Source: LIFE Photo Archive, hosted by Google.
“An old woman working in the old fashioned kitchen while the young girl plays with her kitten.” Photograph by Bernard Hoffman, Maine, 1942. Source: LIFE Photo Archive, hosted by Google.
“Composer Alan Hovhaness, working in score littered studio with black cat nestling amongst the papers on the piano.” Photograph by Gordon Parks, December 1955. Source: LIFE Photo Archive, hosted by Google.
“Wartime Railroading: Operator-Leverman Baker acting as junction traffic director with help of cat, Tom.” Photo by Alfred Eisenstaedt, Yemassee Junction, South Carolina, 1942. Source: LIFE Photo Archive, hosted by Google.
Ralph Crane, Black Cat Auditions In Hollywood, 1961. Source: LIFE Photo Archive, hosted by Google.
Blondie, the pet lion, fascinated by the water as she takes her first ride in a Chris Craft Continental inboard motorboat w. owner Charles Hipp (R) who is making sure she doesn’t have designs on taking a swim, on Possum Kingdom Lake.