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The Elephantine Colossus otherwise known the Elephant Colossus

The Elephantine Colossus otherwise known the Elephant Colossus

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The Elephantine Colossus was a tourist attraction located on Coney Island that was built in the shape of an elephant. An example of novelty architecture, ...

The Elephantine Colossus, otherwise known the Elephant Colossus, or by its function as the

The Elephantine Colossus, otherwise known as the Colossal Elephant or the Elephant Colossus, or by its function as the Elephant Hotel, was a tourist ...

The Elephantine Colossus, otherwise known the Elephant Colossus, or by its function as the

The Elephantine Colossus, otherwise known as the Colossal Elephant or the Elephant Colossus, or by its function as the Elephant Hotel, was a touris…

Elephant Hotel.

Poster advertising the exhibition of "ELEPHANTINE COLOSSUS" at Brighton Beach, Coney Island in

New York: The Elephantine Colossus, or Elephant Hotel, at Coney Island.

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The Elephantine Colossus. The Elephantine Colossus, otherwise known as the Colossal Elephant ...

The Elephantine Colossus, or Elephant Hotel, at Coney Island. New York

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Elephantine Colossus Burning 1986 Illustrated American - Elephantine Colossus - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Sideshow World, Freak Central, Sideshow Performers from around the world.

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Elephantine Colossus

The Elephant Colossus Hotel, Coney Island, New York. Built in 1885, burned

Elephantine Colossus Ablaze

Lucy the Elephant

A day in a 1900's amusement park

Included among these artifacts are a couple of items from another famous hotel, the Elephantine Colossus.

Elephant Hotel.

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Every once in a while I come across a great flea market find. The Elephantine colossus magic lantern an original home made Coney Island photograph.

Elephantine Colossus | by Mr KLF Elephantine Colossus | by Mr KLF

Jean-Jacques Lequeu: a Visionary at the Age of Reason

1885 - 1896 The Elephant Hotel - Colossus. Coney Island New York

... Lucy The Elephant | by Tony Fischer Photography

Lucy the Elephant still standing in Margate, NJ

(New York Public Library)

When Coney Island went from a sandbar resort in Brooklyn to the city's biggest beachfront playground in the 1880s, all sorts of attractions popped up.

The Elephantine Colossus, otherwise known as the Colossal Elephant or the Elephant Colossus, or by its function as the Elephant Hotel, was a touris…

Sideshow World, Freak Central, Sideshow Performers from around the world.

The Elephantine Colossus, otherwise known as the Colossal Elephant or the Elephant Colossus, or by its function as the Elephant Hotel, was a touris…

Elephant Bazaar, a.k.a. Lucy the Elephant

Lafferty received a patent for his Zoomorphic Architecture in 1882. U.S. Patent 268,503

And while some of the ...

The Elephant Hotel in Coney Island, and a Jaywalking Conundrum - The New York Times

Pink Elephant, Steeplechase [Elephantine Colossus.]

Elephant Hotel in Coney Island, 1885. James V. Lafferty

The Strange History of Old Coney Island's Elephant Hotel-Turned-Brothel - Brooklyn Magazine

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Lucy Elephant Motel 1950

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After extensive repairs, she is once again a visitor attraction and is the only elephant to be designated a US National Historic Landmark.

Rulau NY-Bkn-20 Elephantine Colossus The ...

As for Lafferty's Lucy the Elephant (originally called “Elephant Bazaar”) over in Margate, New Jersey, the six-story building wasn't a hotel — but we can ...

Costing a quarter of a million dollars, the Elephantine Colossus stood 125 feet high and

The Colossal Elephant of Coney Island

Coney Island Elephant Hotel 1890

Elephantine Colossus | by Mr KLF Elephantine Colossus | by Mr KLF

The Elephant Hotel in a contemporary photograph:

Daze with his completed Coney Art Wall including the Elephantine Colossus a 200 foot tall elephant hotel which burned down in by marthacoopergram

Below, the Elephant in perspective (1886):

Elephant Building - Light of Asia in Cape May New Jersey. An example of novelty

Elephantine Colossus & Bazaar table of varieties

The Elephantine Colossus, otherwise known as the Colossal Elephant or the Elephant Colossus, or by its function as the Elephant Hotel, was a touris…

Amazing Pictures Of Bizarre Elephant Building. A National Historic Landmark in New Jersey, Lucy the Margate Elephant is an elephant-shaped building located ...

Lucy the Elephant

Brooklyn Museum/Brooklyn Public Library,

Ribart pitched this in 1758, but the government was uninterested in funding it. I guess they thought it was pork. But this was an elephant, not a pig!

Larger than Life: Lucy the Elephant

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Both ended up being failures, with the Colossus receiving too much competition and eventually burning down in 1896, and Jumbo never making enough money to ...

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Every once in a while I come across a great flea market find. The Elephantine colossus magic lantern an original home made Coney Island photograph.

Costing a quarter of a million dollars, the Elephantine Colossus stood 125 feet high and had 31 hotel rooms. At the base of one of her 60 foot circ…

elephant ~ moulin rouge, originally constructed for the universal exhibition 1889. Find this Pin and more on Elephantine Colossus ...

Rulau NY-Bkn-22A Elephantine Colossus

A Kids Room in 1937

Elephant of the Bastille

Lucy the Elephant Print - $50

"Elephantine Colossus" in Coney Island, NY (right)

In an elephant!

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Photography Jenna Intersimone

Lucy the Elephant, over 100 years old (Margate Wonders #1

Lucy was closed in 1962 and stood rather derelict in the late 1960s (pictured)

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A replica of it can be seen briefly in the film version of the Les Mis musical.

Lucy the Elephant is a 136-year-old roadside attraction in Margate, New

Lafferty built two more elephant-shaped buildings, though neither of the others still survives. The Elephantine Colossus, at Coney Island amusement park in ...

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Elephant Hotel

Lucy the Elephant

Let Margate's famed Lucy the Elephant deteriorate? Tusk, tusk say dedicated volunteers | NJ.com

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Erwin, Tennessee, elephant hanging

Lucy Now-Mark Moran

... Lucy The Elephant | by Steve Maciejewski

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