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Pendennis Club: 1906

Pendennis Club: 1906

        Birthplace of the Old-Fashioned, the Pendennis Club, established in 1881 as a "private club for white gentlemen of high social standing," took its name from Thackeray's novel "Pendennis."

Louisville, Kentucky, circa 1906. "Pendennis Club, West Walnut Street." 8x10 inch dry plate glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company. View full size.

 

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