Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at
South America unspecified circus in South America unspecified country

dead elephant ☨ ♀ Topsy  dead elephant



Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀, unknown age
Born:* wild
Birth place: in Asia unspecified location
Death reason: unknown:
Locations - owners
Present / last location:South America unspecified circus, in South America unspecified country

Date of arrival

1933-00-00South America unspecified circus
from Dutton Society Circus

1930-00-00Dutton Society Circus
from U.S.A. unspecified location

1925-00-00U.S.A. unspecified location
from Hagenbeck-Wallace Circus

1917-00-00Hagenbeck-Wallace Circus
from John Robinson Circus

1916-00-00John Robinson Circus
from Howes Great London Circus (Mugivan and Bowers)

1909-00-00Howes Great London Circus (Mugivan and Bowers) 1909-00-00
from Van Amburgh Circus (Mugivan & Bowers)

1907-00-00Van Amburgh Circus (Mugivan & Bowers)
from Carl Hagenbecks Wild Animal Circus

1906-00-00Carl Hagenbecks Wild Animal Circus
from Hagenbeck Animal Show at St. Louis Worlds Fair

1904-00-00Hagenbeck Animal Show at St. Louis Worlds Fair
from New York Harbour

1904-00-00New York Harbour
from Port of Hamburg

1904-03-00Port of Hamburg
from Firma Carl Hagenbeck

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† Topsy is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), , who died at South America unspecified circus, in South America unspecified country, .


Topsy was born wild at Asia unspecified location.

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Records about Topsy from William "Buckles" Woodcocks Blog at
1904-05 Carl Hagenbeck Animal Show (St. Louis World's Fair)
1906 Carl Haganbeck Circus
1907 Van Amburg Show (Mugivan & Bowers)
1909-15 Howes Great London (Mugivan & Bowers)
1916 John Robinson Circus (Nugivan & Bowers)
1917-24 Hagenbeck-Wallace (American Circus Corp.
1925-29 Sold to a southern Zoo
1930-33 Dutton Circus Unit
(Died in So. America)

William "Buckles" Woodcock

Records about Topsy from Bob Cline
1904 to 1906 - Hagenbeck Wild Animal Show
1906 - Ben Wallace buys Carl Hagenbeck Herd - resold Moms
1906 to 1907 - Van Amburg Shows
1907 to 1914 - Howes Great London Circus
1930 - owned by a Southern Zoo
1930 to 1932 - Nellie Dutton
Died in South America in 1932
Bob Cline, author of the book "Americas elephants".
Reference list


Koehl, Dan, (2024). Topsy, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at South America unspecified circus in South America unspecified country. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 25 July 2024 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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