Flashback Friday: “OK…Set The F Stop, Whatever That Is…”

Dog - Man's Best FriendTo give you an idea of how old this photo is…President Lincoln was still a year away from taking office! “1860: A canine amateur photographer.” From Vintage Everyday!

Flashback Friday: Yukon Territory, 1890

Man's Best Friend (3)“1890: Children of the Klondike area of Yukon Territory, Canada, sitting with their dog by a street sign.” From Vintage Everyday.

Flashback Friday: Washington, D.C., 1915

05642a“Washington, D.C., circa 1915. ‘Miss Catherine L. Littauer. Dog show.’ Harris & Ewing Collection glass negative.” (Shorpy.)

Flashback Friday: Enough To Bring Puppehs Running!

Remember that TV commercial from back in the day (1976, the Bicentennial, yo) where the little chuck wagon came blasting out of the dog food bag? I could never understand how it got IN there in the first place.


And this one from six years earlier- notice the wagon goes RIGHT INTO the cabinet doors and vanishes. That confounded me too.

Flashback Friday: D.C. Dog Show, 1915

05641a“Washington, D.C. “Dog Show, 1915. Mrs. Blanche Strebeigh Bonaparte.” Dog owner Mrs. B. (this girl’s mother) was married to Jerome Bonaparte, great-grandnephew of Napoleon. Harris & Ewing glass negative.” (Shorpy McShorpersons.)

Flashback Friday: Where’s The Saddle?

Great-DaneGonna need a step stool for THIS doggeh. Photo details and year unknown, from Live Laugh Do, a Smedley find.

Flashback Friday: Can We Get A Stylist In Here?

05632a_0“Miss Mary E. Patton. Washington Dog Show, 1915. Harris & Ewing Collection glass negative.” From Shorpy.

Flashback Friday: Doggehs Are A Girl’s BFF

Clearly, as these Vintage.es photos show, diamonds doggehs are a girl’s best friend.

Vintage Portraits of Girls with Their Dogs (1)

Vintage Portraits of Girls with Their Dogs (5)

Vintage Portraits of Girls with Their Dogs (6)

Vintage Portraits of Girls with Their Dogs (7)

Vintage Portraits of Girls with Their Dogs (8)

Vintage Portraits of Girls with Their Dogs (9)

Vintage Portraits of Girls with Their Dogs (10)

Flashback Friday: Mary Pickford

Mary Pickford in 'Through the Back Door' (1921)Mary Pickford (and friends) in Through The Back Door (1921.) From Vintage Everyday.

Flashback Friday: Make Dinner, Not War

[‘SCUSE me, sir- um, before you blast whoever you’re gonna blast- it’s 17:00- how about my chow?]

Soldier and cat, 1940, [499x312] - Imgur
Outstanding photo of “Soldier and cat, 1940″ is from Reddit, and I wish I could claim the headline, but it was provided by Arne.

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