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1930

Blackington, Alton H.

James E. Taylor Portrait of the proprietor of the Carlisle Cats' Club greeting a cat at a cat's entrance to the Club

Carlisle (Mass.) - From a series of images of the Carlisle Cat's Club. Blackington broadcast a Yankee Yarn about Taylor (1944-07-27): after the repeal of Prohibition, cat-lover James E. Taylor decided he wanted to make a nightclub just for cats. He converted his barn into a club room for all the strays of Carlisle, complete with a special "members only" entrance, bunks for each cat in the barn lo... more

Alton H. Blackington Collection

1930

Blackington, Alton H.

James E. Taylor Portrait of the proprietor of the Carlisle Cats' Club, seated, holding two cats

Carlisle (Mass.) - From a series of images of the Carlisle Cat's Club. Blackington broadcast a Yankee Yarn about Taylor (1944-07-27): after the repeal of Prohibition, cat-lover James E. Taylor decided he wanted to make a nightclub just for cats. He converted his barn into a club room for all the strays of Carlisle, complete with a special "members only" entrance, bunks for each cat in the barn lo... more

Alton H. Blackington Collection

1930

Blackington, Alton H.

James E. Taylor Portrait of the proprietor of the Carlisle Cats' Club greeting a cat at a cat's entrance to the Club

Carlisle (Mass.) - From a series of images of the Carlisle Cat's Club. Blackington broadcast a Yankee Yarn about Taylor (1944-07-27): after the repeal of Prohibition, cat-lover James E. Taylor decided he wanted to make a nightclub just for cats. He converted his barn into a club room for all the strays of Carlisle, complete with a special "members only" entrance, bunks for each cat in the barn lo... more

Alton H. Blackington Collection