Image ID
SDN-007547
Headline
African American pugilist Jack Johnson, throwing a left jab at Joe Choynski, standing in front of a light-colored backdrop
Date Depicted
1909
Date Created
1909
Creator
Chicago Daily News, Inc.
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
glass negatives
Copyright Notice
© Chicago Historical Society, published on or before 2013, all rights reserved
Credit Line
SDN-007547, Chicago Daily News negatives collection, Chicago History Museum
Inventory Number
1960.784
Storage Location
Chicago Daily News negatives collection, Chicago History Museum
Acquisition Source
Gift of Field Enterprises, Inc.
Max Pixels - Height
2904
Max Pixels - Width
4000
KEYWORDS
sports
athletes
boxing
Johnson, Jack
Choynski, Joe
African American boxers
1900-1909
Boxers (Sports)
Chicago (Ill.)
Portraits
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
SDN-007547.tif
SDN-007547
african american pugilist jack johnson throwing a left jab at joe choynski standing in front of a light colored backdrop

Full-length group portrait of Jack Johnson, African American pugilist, throwing a left jab to the body of pugilist Joe Choynski, standing in front of a light-colored backdrop in a room in Chicago, Illinois. An unidentified man is partially visible standing in the foreground on the left side of the image.

Full-length group portrait of Jack Johnson, African American pugilist, throwing a left jab to the body of pugilist Joe Choynski, standing in front of a light-colored backdrop in a room in Chicago, Illinois. An unidentified man is partially visible standing in the foreground on the left side of the image.

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