Dr. McCleery Lobo Wolves Digital Archive

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  • Tags: Jones, Robert B.

robertandmargaretjones1940-fromlindalorenzo.jpg
This photograph depicts Robert B. Jones (superintendent of Dr. McCleery's lobo wolf park while it was located within the town limits of Kane, PA) and his wife Margaret Jones. They were the parents of Earl C. Jones (a keeper at Dr. McCleery's lobo wolf park).
Date: 1940

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This photograph depicts Robert B. Jones, husband of Margaret Jones, father of Earl C. Jones, and the superintendent of Dr. McCleery's lobo wolf park while it was located within the town limits of Kane, PA. He is holding a baby and a pipe, and is standing near what might have been an outside wall of…
Date: Probably the 1910s or 1920s

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This photograph depicts Robert B. Jones (with a pipe in his mouth) and an unidentified man. This photo is not necessarily relevant to Dr. McCleery's lobo wolf park, but was scanned alongside other images. This photograph is included in the scrapbook of Earl C. Jones.
Date: Probably the 1910s or 1920s

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This photograph depicts Robert B. Jones, then-superintendent at Dr. McCleery's lobo wolf park, petting a wolf in the pens at Dr. McCleery's lobo wolf park, located within the town limits of Kane, PA. This photograph is included in the photo album of Margaret R. Jones and is captioned "Pa Jones + His…
Date: Between 1921 and 1924

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This photograph depicts Robert B. Jones, then-superintendent at Dr. McCleery's lobo wolf park, with the wolf named Richard at Dr. McCleery's lobo wolf park, located within the town limits of Kane, PA. This photograph is included in the photo album of Margaret R. Jones and is captioned "'Pa' and…
Date: Between 1921 and 1924

lorenzo16-03.jpg
This photograph depicts six women, two men, and three younger girls (one of which is holding a dog) in front of the Jones' house in Kane, PA. The third woman standing from the left is Margaret Jones and the third person standing from the right is her husband Robert B. Jones (then-superintendent at…
Date: 1925

lorenzo16-02.jpg
This photograph depicts six women, two men, two younger girls, and one younger boy in front of the Jones' house in Kane, PA. A black person is sitting on a chair on the porch of the house. The woman on the far left is Margaret Jones (senior), the third woman from the left is Margaret Jones (junior),…
Date: 1925

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This photograph depicts Robert B. Jones in a pen holding a wolf pup on what appears to be one of the birthing dens. This photo was taken at Dr. McCleery's lobo wolf park, located within the town limits of Kane, PA. Ruth Heeter, daughter of Margaret Jones and granddaughter of Robert B. Jones,…
Date: 1925

scan0003.pdf
Affidavit of Robert Jones, who claims he witnessed a male lobo wolf named Achilles attacking Dr. McCleery, and that Achilles lacerated Jones’s hand. Jones also claims that on another occasion, he witnessed a lobo and a white arctic wolf attacking Dr. McCleery who struck them with a two by four to…
Date: January 21, 1932

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Affidavit of Robert Jones, who claims that he and Evan Gustafson, an employee at the wolf farm, entered Dr. McCleery’s wolf yard and witnessed two wolves kill each other, and that the surviving wolf then tore Gustafson’s hat. Jones also claims that on another occasion, he witnessed a wolf tear…
Date: January 21, 1932

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Affidavit of Robert Jones, who claims that during his time as superintendant of the McCleery wolf pack, he was attacked, threatened, and bitten by lobo wolves. Jones claims that on one occasion, two arctic wolves named Boreas and Dianna teamed up to attack him when he and Dr. McCleery attempted to…
Date: January 21, 1932

thelonekiller-watermarked.pdf
This book by Dr. E. H. McCleery describes the different subspecies of wolves, the psychology of his wolves, and provides anecdotes of the pack. It completely covers the time at the Kane wolf park, and a short amount of time at the Route 6 wolf park. The poem on the last page was written by the Kane…
Date: 1929