Throwback Thursday

Today we feature our last Throwback Thursday of the year with a great selection of vintage photos.  Photos are from the C W Pietoro collection…

1890s Lady and Russian Terrier photo 1895Portrait2.jpg

1890s Lady and Russian Terrier

Mrs. Cushman K. Davis and her Russian terrier ‘Bebee’. This dog looks similar to a rare modern breed called the Russian Tsvetnaya Bolonka.

1906 Dog Show Headline photo 1906Various.jpg

1906 Dog Show Headline

Roseneath Terriers (Westies), Papillons, Saint Bernards, Bull Terriers, Rough Collies, and Bulldog. From the Library of Congress.

British Military Dogs and Their Trainer, World War I photo 1920WarDogs.jpg

British Military Dogs and Their Trainer, World War I

‘Mrs. Richardson and some of her pupils’. Airedales and Collies were among the most popular breeds used in the British army during WWI. From the book ‘British War Dogs (1920)’

Mascots of the 'U.S.S. Oklahoma', World War I photo 1919_USS_OKLAHOMA_DOGS.jpg

Mascots of the ‘U.S.S. Oklahoma’, World War I

From the 1920 book ‘British War Dogs’, which details the various roles that dogs had during WWI.

1909 Dog Show Article photo 1909Various.jpg

1909 Dog Show Article

from the Library of Congress.

1926 Airedales photo 1926_Airedales_MariaSchell_Actress.jpg

1926 Airedales

Maria Schell and her Airedales

1953 Basenji photo 1953_Basenji_CH_JAMYOFLITTLEBREACH.jpg

1953 Basenji

CH ‘Jamy of Littlebreach’

1880(ish) Boston Terrier photo 1880s_Boston_MrsJPKnapp.jpg

1880(ish) Boston Terrier

Mrs. Joseph Palmer Knapp and her dog. From the Library of Congress

1899 Borzoi photo 1899_Borzoi-2.jpg

1899 Borzoi

‘Michael’

1938 Brussels Griffon photo 1938_Griffon_BANCHORYDANDY.jpg

1938 Brussels Griffon

‘Banchory Dandy’

1901 Bulldog photo 1901_Bulldog_Hawkie.jpg

1901 Bulldog

‘Hawkie’

1961 Chinese Crested & Gypsy Rose Lee photo 1961_ChineseCrested_GypsyRoseLee.jpg

1961 Chinese Crested & Gypsy Rose Lee

1916 Doberman photo 1916_DobermanPinscher2.jpg

1916 Doberman

‘Imp. Weddo von Eichthal’. From the magazine ‘Country Life in America’.

1899 Mastiff photo 1899_Mastiff_Blondin.jpg

1899 Mastiff

‘Blondin’. From ‘The Country Life Illustrated’.

1902 French Bulldog photo 1902_KING_EDWARD_VII_FrBulldog.jpg

1902 French Bulldog

King Edward VII and his French Bulldog.

1920 German Shepherd photo 1920gsd.jpg

1920 German Shepherd

‘Falko von Isarwinkel’. From the 1920s magazine, ‘Dogdom’

1899 Great Dane photo 1899_GreatDane.jpg

1899 Great Dane

‘Count Hydras’

1902 Maltese and Lady photo 1902Maltese.jpg

1902 Maltese and Lady

Mrs. Stallibrass and ‘Queen Stallie’

1900(ish) Pekingese photo 1900_Pekingese.jpg

1900(ish) Pekingese

1897 Pugs photo 1897_Pugs_MrsHAndrews.jpg

1897 Pugs

The owner of Swarland Hall and some of her her Pugs.

1898 Saint Bernard photo 1898_SaintBernard_Florentius.jpg

1898 Saint Bernard

‘Florentius’

1898 Skye Terrier photo 1898_SkyeTerrier_Haha.jpg

1898 Skye Terrier

‘Wolverley Ha!Ha!’

1936 Westies photo 1936_Westies_MrsPacey_Wolvey.jpg

1936 Westies

Mrs Pacey and her Wolvey Westies

1898 Skye Terrier

‘Wolverley a!Ha!’

1906 Mexican Hairless Dogs photo 1906_MexicanHairless.jpg

1906 Mexican Hairless Dogs (Xoloitzcuintle)

Sighthounds, 1881

Italian Greyhound, Persian Greyhound (Saluki), English Greyhound, Siberian Wolfhound (Borzoi), and Deerhound.

– See more at: http://smg.photobucket.com/user/Pietoro/media/Dog%20Breed%20Historical%20Pictures/1881Sighthounds.jpg.html?sort=9&o=0#sthash.SwT1OxCL.dpuf

Sighthounds, 1881

Italian Greyhound, Persian Greyhound (Saluki), English Greyhound, Siberian Wolfhound (Borzoi), and Deerhound.

– See more at: http://smg.photobucket.com/user/Pietoro/media/Dog%20Breed%20Historical%20Pictures/1881Sighthounds.jpg.html?sort=9&o=0#sthash.SwT1OxCL.dpuf

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