Maud Stevens Wagner (born Maud Stevens February 1877 in Lyons County, Kansas) was the first well known woman tattoo artist in the United States. Photo c. 1907 (x)
Bob Shaw tattooed by Bert Grimm in the 1940’s. Shaw and his family went on to buy and run The “World Famous Bert Grimms Tattoo Studio” in Long Beach, California until 2002.
Tattoo parlor in the 1920’s
Tattoo artist Ron Ackers at work in Bristol, Great Britain c. 1950’s
Jeff Newton and Pamela Nash, members of the Bristol Tattooing Club c. 1950’s