Item No: pdcc00823
Title: Hotel Felis
Historic Street Address:
1242 Lombard Street
Print and Picture Collection
Illustration showing part of the accomodations for cats at the Hotel Felis. Administered by the Pennsylvania Society for the Prevention and Cruelty to Animals, the institution served as a temporary shelter for family cats while their owners were away from home. The building subsequently housed the Morris Animal Refuge.
Image and accompanying article published in George Abishair Woodward's Philadelphia and its Environs, 1887.
A917.481 P536 v.9
Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler