Elephant Hotel

Elephant Hotel (HMOZ4)

Location: Heritage Hills, NY 10589 Westchester County
Country: United States of America

N 41° 19.698', W 73° 41.144'

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Elephant Hotel
Built 1825
National Register
Of Historic Places


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Elephant Hotel
Has been designated a
National Historic Landmark
This site possesses national significance in commemorating the history of the United States of America.
Built 1825 by entrepreneur Hachaliah Bailey, owner of the elephant, "Old Bet". This site was the symbolic center for the emerging traveling menagerie and circus industry. The building also served as an important stagecoach hostelry, banking and social center.
2005
National Park Service
United States Department of the Interior
Details
HM NumberHMOZ4
Series This marker is part of the National Historic Landmarks series
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Year Placed2005
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, September 11th, 2014 at 4:01pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 609982 N 4576035
Decimal Degrees41.32830000, -73.68573333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 41° 19.698', W 73° 41.144'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds41° 19' 41.88" N, 73° 41' 8.64" W
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Area Code(s)914, 845
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 335 US-202, Heritage Hills NY 10589, US
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