Manx Cats

A Gallery of Early Manx Cat Postcards

 

B & R Series

B&R Series back Dates seen:
1904 – 1919“Kys ta Shiu?”                     (How are You?)“Ellan Vannin, veg veen”   (Dear Little Isle of Man)

 

B&R_KtS_boat B&R_KtS_Ginger_ToR B&R_KtS_Ginger_SCGH
B&R_KtS_3Kittens B&R_KtS_BnTabby_SLR B&R_KtS_BnTabby_HoK
B&R_KtS_BnTabby_LP

The earliest known named Manx Cat on a postcard:From a 1903 photo of Mrs.H.C.Brooke’s   “Katzenjammer”

KatzenjammerSepia

B&R_KtS_BnTabby_SCGH
B&R_KtS_BnTabby_BH B&R_KtS_BnTabby_LW B&R_KtS_SilvTabby_LP
B&R_KtS_SilvTabby_HoK B&R_KtS_SilvTabby_BCR B&R_KtS_SilvTabby_MPR
B&R_KtS_SilvTabby_SPIP B&R_KtS_SilvTabby_LW B&R_KtS_SilvTabby_PE
B&R_KtS_2catsLadder B&R_3cats_clock

The Manx “Camera” Series

ManxCamera_back Dates seen:
1905 – 1913“Kys ta Shiu?”                     (How are You?)“Ellan Vannin, veg veen”   (Dear Little Isle of Man)
MCamera_KtS_boat_txt MCamera_KtS_2CatsStand_txt MCamera_KtS_2CatsCrouch_txt
MCamera_Cat_Island Two other varieties of Coat-of-Arms seen:
Smaller 3-Legs crest and
Borough of Douglas Crest