Alice an Asian elephant at Forepaugh-Sells Show

☨ Alice
ID nr:
Species: Asian elephant
Sex and age:Female ♀ 30 years old
Dead date: 1912-08-27
Death reason: unknown:
Location:Forepaugh-Sells Show
ArrivalForepaugh-Sells Show 1909-00-00
from Ringling Brothers Circus
Ringling Brothers Circus 1895-00-00
from Burr Robbins Circus
Burr Robbins Circus 1883-00-00
from Carl Hagenbecks Tierpark (Neue Pferdemarkt)
Born:* 1882 wild
Offspring and year of birth:
  1. (M) 1900-11-19 -- † 1901-02-16 Ned (Nick), SSP nr: 377
  2. (F) 1902-10-26 -- † 1902-10-26 killed, SSP nr: 378
Document updated2009-11-23: corr. previous location
Records about Alice from William "Buckles" Woodcocks Blog at
From Buckles Woodcocks blog:

Reference list

Koehl, D., (2020). Alice, an Asian at Forepaugh-Sells Show in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 28 October 2020 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Page 48, Elefanten in Zoo und Circus, Dokumentation 2 Nordamerika, 1997, by European Elephant Group: Haufellner, Schilfarth, Schweiger
  • Bob Cline, Cheraw, South Carolina, United States.

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