Dr. McCleery Lobo Wolves Digital Archive

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  • Tags: Location - Route 6

nancyavolese3-03.jpg
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 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

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This photograph depicts two wolves standing on a metal "den" in the snow at Dr. McCleery's lobo wolf park, located along Route 6 five miles east of Kane, PA. One of the wolves is howling. The uncropped version of this photograph is included in the scrapbook of Earl C. Jones. The cropped version of…
Date: Between 1929 and 1949

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This letter is from J. R. Steelman to Dr. E. H. McCleery. Steelman refers to the last letter he received from Dr. McCleery dated May 17, 1933 in which Dr. McCleery mentioned a White Arctic and Alaskan Timber wolf he would be willing to let Steelman have. Steelman was at that time unable to obtain a…
Date: April 13, 1938

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This photograph depicts a wolf standing on a metal "den" at Dr. McCleery's lobo wolf park, located along Route 6 five miles east of Kane, PA. Five other wolves are visible. The caption reads, "A Future Leader - ©." I believe this photo was taken by A. A. Nicolas due to the caption style and…
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

nancyavolese5-02.jpg
This photograph depicts a young wolf at Dr. McCleery's lobo wolf park, located along Route 6 five miles east of Kane, PA. This is a postcard. I believe this photo was taken by A. A. Nicolas due to the caption style and handwritten copyright symbol.

This photograph was taken between 1929 (when Dr.…
Date: Between 1929 and 1949

nancyavolese1-01.jpg
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 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 a wolf licking its lips 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). I believe this photo was taken by A. A. Nicolas due to the handwritten copyright symbol.

This photograph was…
Date: Between 1929 and 1949

This article, which appears in the "Interesting Pictures of Interesting People" section, profiles Dr. E. H. McCleery and describes his hobby of keeping a wolf pack. At the age of 12 he wanted a wolf, but his father objected. Later in 1921, after becoming a leading physician in Kane, he obtained his…
Date: February 1931

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This photograph depicts Allen A. Fitch (left) and his father Lawrence Burlingame Fitch (right) carrying a dead wolf from Dr. McCleery's lobo wolf park. The wolf had been sick and was shot at Dr. McCleery's request by Allen Fitch. This photo was printed on Kodak postcard paper.
Date: 1947

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This photograph depicts an animal - probably a wolf or coyote - in a pen filled with what looks like straw, surrounded by visitors at the lobo wolf park, located along Route 6 five miles east of Kane, PA.

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 a big wolf at Dr. McCleery's lobo wolf park, located along Route 6 five miles east of Kane, PA. At least two other wolves are visible in the distance.

This photograph was taken between 1929 (when Dr. McCleery moved the wolf park to the Route 6 location) and 1962 (when Dr.…
Date: Between 1929 and 1962

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This photograph depicts a big wolf at Dr. McCleery's lobo wolf park, located along Route 6 five miles east of Kane, PA. This is a postcard. At least two other wolves are visible in the distance.

This postcard was published between 1929 (when Dr. McCleery moved the wolf park to the Route 6…
Date: Between 1929 and 1962

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This photograph depicts a big wolf running towards the viewer at Dr. McCleery's lobo wolf park, located along Route 6 five miles east of Kane, PA. A wolf in a neighboring pen is also visible.

This photograph was taken between 1929 (when Dr. McCleery moved the wolf park to the Route 6 location)…
Date: Between 1929 and 1962

nancyavolese3-02.jpg
This photograph depicts a wolf standing on a metal "den" at Dr. McCleery's lobo wolf park, located along Route 6 five miles east of Kane, PA. Three other wolves are visible. This is a postcard. The caption on the front of the card reads, "Brothers in Captivity - ©." I believe this photo was taken…
Date: Between 1929 and 1949

kec2013-newwolf1-postcard-retouched.jpg
This photograph depicts a dark orange wolf standing in the snow at Dr. McCleery's lobo wolf park, located along Route 6 five miles east of Kane, PA. Jack Lynch identified this wolf as Saber in George N. Ostrom's scrapbook. This is a postcard. The caption on the back of the card reads, "CANIS LUPUS…
Date: Probably between 1949 and 1956

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This photograph depicts a headshot of a wolf in a pen 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 back of the card reads, "CANIS LUPUS NUBILUS (LOBO or BUFFALO WOLVES) at the LOBO WOLF PARK, 6 miles east of Kane, Pa. on…
Date: Probably between 1949 and 1956