Dr. McCleery Lobo Wolves Digital Archive

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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

This article reports that Dr. E. H. McCleery has completed transportation of his wolves and that the new park on Route 6 is now occupied by the entire pack of 72 wolves. Seventeen wolf pups remain at the stone house at the West Side Park where they are being tamed.

Construction of the park is…
Date: May 11, 1929

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This photograph depicts a visitor at the lobo wolf park, located along Route 6 five miles east of Kane, PA. The visitor is taking a photograph with a camera. #11 is written on the back of this photo.

This photograph was taken between 1929 (when Dr. McCleery moved the wolf park to the Route 6…
Date: Between 1929 and 1972

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This photograph depicts several visitors at the lobo wolf park, located along Route 6 five miles east of Kane, PA. At least one of the visitors is photographing the wolves with a camera. #10 is written on the back of this photo.

This photograph was taken between 1929 (when Dr. McCleery moved the…
Date: Between 1929 and 1972

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This photograph depicts several visitors at the lobo wolf park, located along Route 6 five miles east of Kane, PA. At least two of the visitors are holding cameras, the foremost of which appears to be a movie camera. #9 is written on the back of this photo.

This photograph was taken between 1929…
Date: Between 1929 and 1972

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This photograph depicts several visitors at the lobo wolf park, located along Route 6 five miles east of Kane, PA. At least four of the visitors are holding cameras. #8 is written on the back of this photo.

This photograph was taken between 1929 (when Dr. McCleery moved the wolf park to the…
Date: Between 1929 and 1972

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This photograph depicts two visitors at the lobo wolf park, located along Route 6 five miles east of Kane, PA. At least one of the visitors is holding a camera up to the fence of a wolf pen. #7 is written on the back of this photo.

This photograph was taken between 1929 (when Dr. McCleery moved…
Date: Between 1929 and 1972

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This photograph depicts a wolf in a pen at Dr. McCleery's lobo wolf park, located along Route 6 five miles east of Kane, PA (judging by the number of bars on the door, the amount of wire on the fence, and the wire "skirt" of the fence).

This photograph was taken between 1929 (when Dr. McCleery…
Date: Between 1929 and 1972

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This photograph depicts a wolf in a pen at Dr. McCleery's lobo wolf park, located along Route 6 five miles east of Kane, PA (judging by the number of bars on the door, the amount of wire on the fence, and the wire "skirt" of the fence).

This photograph was taken between 1929 (when Dr. McCleery…
Date: Between 1929 and 1972

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This photograph depicts a wolf at Dr. McCleery's lobo wolf park, located along Route 6 five miles east of Kane, PA (judging by the amount of wire on the fence). The back of the photo reads "John B. Cliff Kane, Pa."

This photo was taken between 1929 (when Dr. McCleery moved the wolf park to the…
Date: Between 1929 and 1972

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This photograph depicts Dr. McCleery (who appears to have bandages on both hands) petting a wolf at Dr. McCleery's lobo wolf park, located along Route 6 five miles east of Kane, PA (judging by the wire on the ground and the amount and style of wire on the fence). The back of the photo reads "Dr.…
Date: Between 1929 and 1949

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This photograph depicts a wolf - a white arctic according to the caption - in a pen at Dr. McCleery's lobo wolf park, located along Route 6 five miles east of Kane, PA (judging by the amount of wire on the fence). The uncropped version is a postcard. The caption on the front of the card reads, "A…
Date: Between 1929 and 1949

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This photograph depicts a wolf in a pen at Dr. McCleery's lobo wolf park, located along Route 6 five miles east of Kane, PA (judging by the amount of wire on the fence). This photo has a strip of yellowed paper on the back.

This photograph was featured in the Public Ledger (Philadelphia, PA) on…
Date: Between 1929 and 1932

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This photograph depicts Dr. McCleery giving a kiss to one of his wolves at Dr. McCleery's lobo wolf park, located along Route 6 five miles east of Kane, PA. This is a postcard. The caption on the front of the card reads, "The Kiss of the Wild © Nicolas Kane, Pa." The back reads "Copyrighted by THE…
Date: Between 1929 and 1932

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This photograph depicts three wolves at Dr. McCleery's lobo wolf park, located along Route 6 five miles east of Kane, PA. This is a postcard. The caption on the front of the card reads, ""Curiosity" ©." The cropped version of this photograph is an AZO undivided postcard and the back reads…
Date: Between 1929 and 1949

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This photograph depicts two wolves (presumably offspring of the famous outlaw wolf named "The Custer Wolf") at Dr. McCleery's lobo wolf park, located along Route 6 five miles east of Kane, PA. The cropped version of this photograph is an AZO undivided postcard. The caption on the front of the card…
Date: Between 1929 and 1932

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This photograph depicts Dr. McCleery with two of his wolves named Romulus and Remus at Dr. McCleery's lobo wolf park, located along Route 6 five miles east of Kane, PA. The uncropped version of this photograph is a postcard. The caption on the front of the card reads, "Romulus and Remus © Nicolas…
Date: Between 1929 and 1949

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This photograph depicts four young male wolves at Dr. McCleery's lobo wolf park, located along Route 6 five miles east of Kane, PA. This is a postcard. The caption on the front of the card reads, "A Group of Young Males ©."

This photograph was featured in the Public Ledger (Philadelphia, PA) on…
Date: Between 1929 and 1932

nancyavolese4-02.jpg
This photograph depicts four wolves - young males according to the caption of a very similar photograph - at Dr. McCleery's lobo wolf park, located along Route 6 five miles east of Kane, PA. This is a postcard. The caption on the front of the card reads, "The Scent of Disapproval - ©." I believe…
Date: Between 1929 and 1932

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This photograph depicts Dr. McCleery with his wolf named Romulus at Dr. McCleery's lobo wolf park, located along Route 6 five miles east of Kane, PA. This is a postcard. The caption on the front of the card reads, ""Romulus" _ A Scrappy Pet _ © Nicolas Kane Pa."

This photograph was featured in…
Date: Between 1929 and 1932