LOL Cats

LOL cat memes

  • American photographer Harry Whittier Frees dressed his cats as well as the cats and dogs of his neighbours  in small, people like clothing and gave them props before photographing them.
  • The black-and-white pictures of these cats and dogs were often given witty captions by Frees, making them the (unknowingly) first LOL cat memes!
  • Harry Whittier Frees, an American photographer who lived from 1879 to 1953, may have created the original LOLcat images! 
  • His funny photographs show adorable animals dressed up in clothes and posed in human situations.
  • Often accompanied by humorous captions, the photographs depict the furry little critters wearing clothes handmade by Frees' mother and using tiny props that look like they belong in a dollhouse.
Whittier Frees said his pictures were only made possible through "patience", here are his few incredible photographs