Baby Asiatic Elephant Water Skiing

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Probably in Florida. This elephant may have been either "Sunshine Sally" or her successor "Queenie."

Cite as

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 365, Image No. SIA2008-0922

Repository Loc.

Smithsonian Institution Archives Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520

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  • Training
  • Animals in the performing arts
  • Animals
  • Animal trainers
  • Water skiing
  • Asiatic elephant
  • Circus animals
  • Elephants
  • Elephant trainers
  • Elephants--Training


De Leon Springs (Fla.)


Black-and-white photographs

Local number

SIA RU000365 [SIA2008-0922]

Physical description

Gelatin silver prints

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