Awkward Cat Photos

I collect vintage photographs of animals and their people. (You can find my favorites printed up as postcard books in my store.) At one time I thought I’d add another title – Vintage Cat Photographs. Not unexpectedly, it’s difficult to find good old cat photographs. Shutter speeds were slow. Cats twitch. They leap. They scowl. What I have is a collection of awkward vintage cat photographs. Here’s one:


Actually, I rather like them like that.


  1. I bet that lady was just going down to the corner grocery to get a few things.
    Now people go to the grocery in their pj’s.

  2. That’s a tortie cat, so I think it’s a girl. Maybe an early Persian, Maine Coon, Rag-doll at that size.