Dr. McCleery Lobo Wolves Digital Archive

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Mme, Miss Cleary, Miss Carol ACCESS.jpg
This photograph depicts (from left to right) Mildred "Millie" M. (Wichman) Fitch, Miss McCleery (I am unsure if this is Mary Nourse Byham McCleery or Helen Catherine McCleery, but I believe it is probably Helen Catherine McCleery), and Rose V. Carroll, standing at the entrance to Dr. McCleery's lobo…
Date: Probably the 1940s

John Carl Erickson-resized.jpg
This photograph depicts John Carl Erickson holding a dead wolf from Dr. McCleery's lobo wolf park. The wolf had been shot at Dr. McCleery's request by Allen "Al" Fitch (a relative of John Carl Erickson). Another dead wolf is lying on the ground.
Date: Probably 1947

Allen and Lawrence Fitch-resized.jpg
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

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

photo from 1931 from.jpg
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. A visitor's hand (holding an item) is visible by the fence.
Date: October 12, 1931

photo from 1931 from LS 2.jpg
This photograph depicts two wolves in a pen at Dr. McCleery's lobo wolf park, located along Route 6 five miles east of Kane, PA.
Date: October 12, 1931

photo from 1931 from LS.jpg
This photograph depicts two wolves in a pen behind their steel "den" at Dr. McCleery's lobo wolf park, located along Route 6 five miles east of Kane, PA. Additional wolves can be seen in neighboring pens.
Date: October 12, 1931

wolves74.jpg
This photograph depicts a wolf in a pen at the lobo wolf park, located along Route 6 five miles east of Kane, PA.

Judging by the fact that this photograph is in color, I believe it was probably taken in the 1960s or early 1970s.
Date: Probably between 1960 and 1972

wolves75.jpg
This photograph depicts two wolves in a pen at the lobo wolf park, located along Route 6 five miles east of Kane, PA.

Judging by the fact that this photograph is in color, I believe it was probably taken in the 1960s or early 1970s.
Date: Probably between 1960 and 1972

ackley03-3.jpg
This photograph depicts two men (one of whom is Lyle Ackley) at the entrance to Dr. McCleery's lobo wolf park, located along Route 6 five miles east of Kane, PA. The stone archway (from which a lamp and "open" sign are hanging), ticket both, and two large, flat rocks are visible in the distance.
Date: 1947

lorenzo34-5.jpg
This photograph depicts six unidentified people - four girls and two boys - outside of what appears to be the old Kane, PA high school on Chestnut Street. This photo is not necessarily relevant to Dr. McCleery's wolf park, but was scanned alongside other images. This photograph is included in the…
Date: Probably the early 1920s

lorenzo33-1.jpg
This photograph depicts two unidentified girls in a neighborhood, presumably in Kane, PA. It is not necessarily relevant to Dr. McCleery's wolf park, but was scanned alongside other images. This photograph is included in the photo album of Margaret R. Jones.

The photo album of Margaret R. Jones…
Date: Probably the early 1920s

IMG_1495resized.jpg
This photograph depicts two wolves in a pen at the lobo wolf park, located along Route 6 five miles east of Kane, PA. Additional wolves are visible in a neighboring pen.

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

IMG_2022.JPG
This photograph depicts Dr. McCleery in a pen with a wolf at Dr. McCleery's lobo wolf park, located along Route 6 five miles east of Kane, PA. Another wolf is visible in the distance. This photo appears to be part of a series in which Dr. McCleery and Earl Jones appear in other photos.This…
Date: Between 1929 and 1962

wolves32 - older McCleery with wolf.jpg
This photograph depicts Dr. McCleery in a pen with rocks on the ground with a wolf and two buckets at Dr. McCleery's 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 location) and 1962 (when…
Date: Between 1929 and 1962

kec2013-pressphoto-ladysilver.jpg
This photograph depicts Lady Silver, the wolf in the 1922 silent film "Brawn of the North." The 1926 Kane High School Yearbook (the Hurri-Kane) claimed that this wolf was from Dr. McCleery's lobo wolf pack, but she was probably never owned by Dr. McCleery; she was, however, related to some of the…
Date: November 25, 1922

kec2013-mccleerywolfpack-postcard-retouched.jpg
This color linen postcard is an illustration depicting five wolves at Dr. McCleery's lobo wolf park, located along Route 6 five miles east of Kane, PA, among trees and metal "dens." The caption reads "The McCleery Wolf Pack at Kane, Pa." The artwork is signed "M. C. MacEwen '31" and the code 3A357…
Date: 1931

kec2013-happysnowcolor-postcard-retouched.jpg
This color linen postcard is a colored version of a photograph which depicts a wolf lying down at Dr. McCleery's lobo wolf park. The background of the original photograph was cut out and replaced with an illustration of trees. The caption on the front of the card reads "McCleery's Lobo and White…
Date: The original photo was taken between 1921 and 1929. The colored version was made between 1921 and 1962.

kec2013-mccleerykiss-postcard-retouched.jpg
This photograph depicts Dr. McCleery being kissed by a wolf. Judging by Dr. McCleery's age - and the vague surroundings of this postcard and the other postcards which appear to be in the same series - I believe (but am not certain) that this photo was taken at Dr. McCleery's lobo wolf park, located…
Date: Probably between 1921 and 1929

kec2013-wolffence-postcard-retouched.jpg
This photograph depicts a wolf sitting in the snow behind a fence. Judging by the presence of only one layer of fencing - and the vague surroundings of this postcard and the other postcards which appear to be in the same series - I believe (but am not certain) that this photo was taken at Dr.…
Date: Probably between 1921 and 1929