Image ID
SDN-057424
Headline
African American Boxer, Jack Johnson holding a rope by both ends and stepping on the middle of the rope in a room
Date Depicted
1912
Date Created
1912
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-057424, 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
3220
Max Pixels - Width
4000
KEYWORDS
sports
athletes
boxing
Boxers (Sports)
Illinois
Chicago
1910-1919
Chicago (Ill.)
1910-1919
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
SDN-057424.tif
african american boxer jack johnson holding a rope by both ends and stepping on the middle of the rope in a room

Informal full-length portrait of African American pugilist Jack Johnson holding a rope by both ends and stepping on the middle of the rope, standing in a room in Chicago, Illinois. Men wearing street clothes and men wearing tights are standing in the background.

Informal full-length portrait of African American pugilist Jack Johnson holding a rope by both ends and stepping on the middle of the rope, standing in a room in Chicago, Illinois. Men wearing street clothes and men wearing tights are standing in the background.

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