Jess an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at Sells and Renfrow Show

☨ Jess
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Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ < 1, unknown age
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Location:Sells and Renfrow Show
ArrivalSells and Renfrow Show 1892-00-00
from Wallace and Co Circus
Wallace and Co Circus 1891-00-00
from Adam Forepaugh Circus
Born:* 1888?
Document updated2013-04-17: 
Records about Jess from Bob Cline
Female Asian 1890 - Adam Forepaugh Show
1891 - Wallace & Co.
1892 to 1893 - leased to Sells & Renfrow Circus ( 6 years old )
No further records found

Reference list

Koehl, D., (2020). Jess, an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at Sells and Renfrow Show in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 21 October 2020 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Bob Cline, Cheraw, South Carolina, United States.

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