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Proof That People Have Been Dressing Up Cats Since Forever

In 1915, Harry Whittier Frees published a book called The Little Folks of Animal Land. In it, Frees dressed up kittens and puppies in a bunch of human scenarios and created comical scenes. Because people have generally always loved laughing at animals in people clothes — long before ICanHazCheeseburger figured it out. Click through for [...]
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Adorably Bizarre Vintage Photos of Puppies, 1915

Entertainment / Humor : Crummy Church Signs (10 months ago)

In 1915, photographer Harry Whittier Frees posed puppies (and kittens) as part of series of photos for a children’s book. Read more » Read Post

25 Vintage Cats And Dogs Dressed As People

Odd : The Presurfer (2 years ago)

image credit Harry Whittier Frees (1879–1953) was an American photographer who created novelty postcards and children's books based on his photographs of animals. He dressed the animals and posed them in human situations with props.... Read Post

Hang On There: 1914

Arts / Photography : Shorpy Historic Photo Archive (16 hours ago)

1914. "Cats in coveralls on chin-up bar." Photo by Harry Whittier Frees, patient poser of anthropomorphic puppies and kitschy kittens. View full size. Read Post


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