Dr. McCleery Lobo Wolves Digital Archive

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  • Tags: Named Wolf - Boreas

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This photograph depicts Dr. McCleery holding food in his hand, while two wolves leap towards it, at Dr. McCleery's lobo wolf park, located within the town limits of Kane, PA. This photograph is included in Dr. McCleery's book "The Lone Killer" and is captioned "White Arctic Wolves." The two wolves…
Date: Between 1921 and 1929

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This picture depicts Boreas, whom Dr. McCleery acquired in 1921. This photo was taken by the time the Hurri-Kane Yearbook was published in 1926, as it appears in the yearbook. I am making a guess that this photograph was taken by A. A. Nicolas based on the style.

The version of this photograph…
Date: Between 1921 and 1926

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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

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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