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PIC ID: 31843

Harry Whittier Frees

American, 1879-1953


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Harry Whittier Frees was born in Reading, PA on June 8, 1879. He is noted for his photographic postcards and children's books in which he dressed animals as humans. His occupation is listed on censuses (1910, 1920, 1930) as Photographer; it is given as Writer of Fiction on his 1918 Draft Registration. This also notes "Eyes Not Good". All censuses list him as single and without children.

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Harry Whittier Frees has 2 locations.

Birth (June 8, 1879)

Reading, PA

Death (1953)