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
“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.
George Silk, Los Angeles cat show, 1952. Source: LIFE Photo Archive, hosted by Google.
Brassaï: “Les équilibristes, montreur de foire avec chat et rat blanc,” ca. 1930. Source: Réunion des musées nationaux.
From Vanished Americana:
John Jr. and Caroline surprise their dad, President John F. Kennedy, in the Oval Office here in this Halloween 1963 photo. What makes this photo even more poignant was that a mere three weeks later, President Kennedy was assassinated in Dallas on November 22, 1963.
Group of Italian canecutters pose for a portrait on a verandah. They wear work clothes. One man holds a bottle of beer? and another holds a kitten. In the back row are C. Danesi, P. D’Urso, G. Pappalardo, V. Barbagallo and A. Barbagallo. In the front row are R. Spina, A. D’Urso, A. Sapunno and G Palazzolo.
Loomis Dean: Private Floyd Humeston walking pet lion Fagen on leash at beach, 1951. Source: LIFE Photo Archive, hosted by Google.
Kind of weird. I’m not sure what the microscope has to do with a dislocated paw, but that’s what the caption said.
Veterinarian Dr. John A. Roberts examines a cat with a dislocated paw. Photograph by Rosemary Gilliat Eaton, British Columbia, 1954. Source: Library and Archives Canada.
You got your pipe and your books and your cat. What the fuck else do you need?
Margaret Bourke-White: Portrait of Lord Frederick Leith-Ross, Britain’s Chief Economic Advisor, posing with his beloved Siamese cat in his study at home, 1939. Source: LIFE Photo Archive, hosted by Google.