ALICE DOHERTY THE MINNESOTA wolf GIRL

ALICE DOHERTY – The Minnesota Woolly Girl

The ‘Minnesota Woolly Girl’ – Alice Elizabeth Doherty – holds the unique distinction of being the only recorded American to be born with hypertrichosis lanuginosa. A condition exceedingly…

WEREWOLF SYNDROME - Hypertrichosis

Werewolf Syndrome – Hypertrichosis

The Wolf Boy, Living Werewolf or Dog-Faced Boy have been fixtures of the sideshow world for centuries. Jo-Jo, the Dog-Faced Boy is likely the most famous of the…

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BARBARA URSLERIN – The Hairy Maid

  Barbara Urslerin presents one of the earliest and most well documented historical cases of hypertrichosis on record. ‘The Hairy Maid’ was born in February of 1629 near…

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TAI DJIN – Kung Fu Werewolf

  Sometimes a story comes along that contains so many fanciful elements one must assume that it is the work of fiction. Such is the story of Su…

THE SACRED FAMILY OF BURMA

  In 1826 an expedition led by John Crawfurd visited the court of Ava, a province in Burma. In his published account of the visit, Crawfurd described meeting…