Sells Queen an Asian elephant at Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus

☨ Sells Queen
ID nr:
Species: Asian elephant
Sex and age:Female ♀ 66 years old
Dead date: 1930-03-23
Death reason: age:
Location:Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus
ArrivalRingling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus 1919-00-00
from Ringling Brothers Circus
Ringling Brothers Circus 1912-00-00
from Forepaugh-Sells Show
Forepaugh-Sells Show 1910-00-00
from Gollmar Brothers Circus
Gollmar Brothers Circus 1908-00-00
from Forepaugh-Sells Show
Forepaugh-Sells Show 1896-00-00
from Sells Brothers Circus
Born:* 1864 wild
Document updated2012-06-13:�Previous locations, Cline RE
"The second "Queen"of the Ringling Bros. Barnum & Bailey show had been a very old individual when it died in a boxcar outside Madison Square Garden for the opening engagement of Ringling Bros show in March 1930. Reportly she was about 66 years old and previously had been with the Sells Bros. Circus a number of years earlier."
Kenton Cornish

Records about Sells Queen from Bob Cline
QUEEN ( Sells ), Female Asian
1878 to 1895 - Sells Bros. Circus
1896 to 1907 - Adam Forepaugh / Sells Bros. Circus
1908 to 1909 - Gollmar Bros. Circus
1910 to 1911 - Adam Forepaugh / Sells Bros. Circus
1912 to 1918 - Ringling Bros. Circus
1919 to 1930 - RBBB
Died - March 23, 1930 in New York City



Records about Sells Queen from William "Buckles" Woodcocks Blog at http://www.bucklesw.blogspot.com/
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Koehl, D., (2020). Sells Queen, an Asian at Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 28 October 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=3016. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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