Belle Hawkes' pet cats

Date created 1899-08-23
Creator Hawkes, Belle, 1854-1919

Cats brought from Teheran autumn of 1890 while 6 months old. This photograph taken in autumn of 1899. Aug. 23, '99. White cat weighed 12 lbs 10 oz. Black cat weighed 13 lbs.

Size photograph : black-and-white ; 4 1/4 x 6 1/2 inches
Type image
Subjects Hawkes, Belle, 1854-1919 | Women missionaries--Iran | Cats--Iran | Iran | Photographs | Archives
Geographical location Iran
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Local identifier rg116_b2_f13_01

Belle Hawkes papers (explore contents)

Contributing institution Presbyterian Historical Society
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