Fun Facts - Lucy is Art!
Lucy is Art!
That's right, ...
she is the oldest example of Zoomorphic Architecture.
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He made his original application June 3, 1882, and received the patent, No. 268, 503, on Dec. 5, 1882.
Mr. Lafferty hired architect William Free to design this unusual structure. The Elephant was constructed in 1881 by a Philadelphia contractor at a reported cost of $25,000. Lafferty believed it would attract visitors and property buyers to the area.