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Animals in human situations from 1910's
The birthday cake -1914. (Photography by Harry Whittier Frees/Library of Congress)

Early photos of animals in human situations

Yahoo News
January 13, 2014


American photographer Harry Whittier Frees created novelty postcards and children's books based on his photographs of animals. This collection from 1914 features animals dressed and posed as human with props. Frees may have actually been one of the pioneers of the 'LOLcat’ phenomenon.

(Photography by Harry Whittier Frees/Library of Congress)

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