Image ID
SDN-008830
Headline
Pugilist, Jack Johnson, driving small wagon pulled by miniature donkeys, group of people gathered in background
Date Depicted
1910
Date Created
1910
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-008830, 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
2883
Max Pixels - Width
4074
KEYWORDS
Jack Johnson
boxer
boxing
sports
athletes
Johnson, Jack
African American boxers
1910-1919
Boxers (Sports)
African Americans
Illinois
Chicago
Carts & wagons
Donkeys
Dogs
Chicago (Ill.)
1910-1919
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
animals
pets
SDN-008830
pugilist jack johnson driving small wagon pulled by miniature donkeys group of people gathered in background

Portrait of boxer Jack Johnson driving a small wagon pulled by two miniature donkeys on the sidewalk in front of a house in Chicago, Illinois. Johnson was the first African American boxer to hold the title of Heavy Weight Champion. A group of people, both Caucasian and African American, is gathered along the fence and on the porch in front of the house. A light colored dog and a man in a dark uniform are standing on the sidewalk in front of Johnson and the donkeys.

Portrait of boxer Jack Johnson driving a small wagon pulled by two miniature donkeys on the sidewalk in front of a house in Chicago, Illinois. Johnson was the first African American boxer to hold the title of Heavy Weight Champion. A group of people, both Caucasian and African American, is gathered along the fence and on the porch in front of the house. A light colored dog and a man in a dark uniform are standing on the sidewalk in front of Johnson and the donkeys.

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