Dr. McCleery Lobo Wolves Digital Archive

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  • Tags: The 1960s

A memory submitted by Sharon Parker whose father, an airline worker, cared for one of Jack Lynch's cougar cubs at the airport while waiting for Jack Lynch to collect her. Sharon and her family subsequently visited the wolf park several times in the 1960s.
Date: December 23, 2015

Carolyn-Hedlund-Green-Flyer.pdf
This leaflet (one half-page) is an advertisement for the lobo wolf park. It includes the location; hours of operation, tours, and feeding; the number of wolves; and the wolves' history. Full text of the leaflet is quoted below.This leaflet has some handwritten notes on the front and back, which are…
Date: 1963

A memory submitted by Richard Sams, who lived in Dr. McCleery's old house along Route 6 between 1968 and 1972. He has fond memories of Rose Carroll, who lived next door.
Date: December 9, 2014

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A memory submitted by Leora (Hoge) Duncan, a relative (second cousin once removed) of Jack Lynch. She visited the wolf farm in August 1968 when she was 10 years old.
Date: May 5, 2014 to May 20, 2015

lobo wolves sign - from left to right Donna, Theresa, and Janet Staricek.jpg
This photograph depicts three sisters (from left to right: Donna, Theresa, and Janet Staricek) standing in front of the large wolf-shaped sign that reads "LOBO WOLVES" which stood at the entrance to Jack Lynch's lobo wolf park, located along Route 6 five miles east of Kane, PA. Another sign for the…
Date: July 1963

two wolves-rotated.jpg
This photograph depicts two wolves in a pen at Jack Lynch's lobo wolf park, located along Route 6 five miles east of Kane, PA.
Date: July 1963

wolf laying down.jpg
This photograph depicts a wolf lying in a pen at Jack Lynch's lobo wolf park, located along Route 6 five miles east of Kane, PA.
Date: July 1963

wolf resting.jpg
This photograph depicts a wolf lying in a pen at Jack Lynch's lobo wolf park, located along Route 6 five miles east of Kane, PA.
Date: July 1963

wolf staring through fence.jpg
This photograph depicts a wolf staring through the fence of a pen at Jack Lynch's lobo wolf park, located along Route 6 five miles east of Kane, PA. Another wolf can be seen in the distance.
Date: July 1963

wolf through fence.jpg
This photograph depicts a wolf in a pen at Jack Lynch's lobo wolf park, located along Route 6 five miles east of Kane, PA.
Date: July 1963

leorahoge2.jpg
This photograph depicts Leora Hoge (then 10 years old) holding a six-month-old wolf pup named Wendy at Jack Lynch's lobo wolf park, located along Route 6 five miles east of Kane, PA.
Date: August 1968

leorahoge1.jpg
This photograph depicts Leora Hoge (then 10 years old) holding a six-month-old wolf pup named Wendy at Jack Lynch's lobo wolf park, located along Route 6 five miles east of Kane, PA. Another person's hand can be seen holding the wolf pup as well.
Date: August 1968

leorahoge6.jpg
This photograph depicts Jack Lynch with a wolf at Jack Lynch's lobo wolf park, located along Route 6 five miles east of Kane, PA.
Date: August 1968

leorahoge5.jpg
This photograph depicts Jack Lynch with a wolf at Jack Lynch's lobo wolf park, located along Route 6 five miles east of Kane, PA.
Date: August 1968

leorahoge8.jpg
This photograph depicts Leora Hoge (then 10 years old) holding a cat and standing next to Jack and Marjorie Lynch's Chevrolet pickup truck on the lobo wolf park property, located along Route 6 five miles east of Kane, PA. The truck has an image of a howling wolf on the door and reads "Lobo Wolf…
Date: August 1968

leorahoge7.jpg
This photograph depicts Leora Hoge (then 10 years old) standing in front of Jack and Marjorie Lynch's trailer on the lobo wolf park property, located along Route 6 five miles east of Kane, PA. The Lynches' Chevrolet pickup truck is also visible. The truck has an image of a howling wolf on the door…
Date: August 1968

leorahoge4.jpg
This photograph depicts the large wolf-shaped sign that reads "LOBO WOLVES" which stood at the entrance to the lobo wolf park, located along Route 6 five miles east of Kane, PA.
Date: August 1968

leorahoge3.jpg
This photograph depicts Leora Hoge (then 10 years old) under the stone archway at Jack Lynch's lobo wolf park, located along Route 6 five miles east of Kane, PA. A sign stands in front of the arch which reads "NO POLAROIDS, NO RECORDING, NO PETS." The ticket booth is visible behind the arch, on…
Date: August 1968

vhslobos.mp4
This film depicts two wolves eating and a young mountain lion being started at the lobo wolf park, located along Route 6 five miles east of Kane, PA.
Date: Probably the 1960s

An interview with Susan Williams, whose father Laurence (Pete) Williams was the Deputy Game Protector in the area and brought roadkill deer for Jack Lynch's wolves from 1965 to 1970. She remembers being fascinated with the mountain lion, seeing Marjorie Lynch shortly after she was attacked by the…
Date: July 29, 2014