Image ID
SDN-062216
Headline
Pugilist, Jack Dempsey standing in a corner of a boxing ring outdoors in Benton Harbor
Date Depicted
1920
Date Created
1920
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-062216, 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
2301
Max Pixels - Width
2890
KEYWORDS
sports
athletes
boxing
Dempsey, Jack, 1895-1983
Dempsey-Miske boxing match (1920 : Benton Harbor, Mich.)
Boxers (Sports)
1920-1929
Boxing
Michigan
Benton Harbor
Benton Harbor (Mich.)
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
pugilist jack dempsey standing in a corner of a boxing ring outdoors in benton harbor

Informal three-quarter length portrait of pugilist Jack Dempsey standing in a corner of a boxing ring outdoors in Benton Harbor, Michigan, before a bout against pugilist Billy Miske, held on September 6, 1920. Crowds are standing ringside and far into the distance.

Informal three-quarter length portrait of pugilist Jack Dempsey standing in a corner of a boxing ring outdoors in Benton Harbor, Michigan, before a bout against pugilist Billy Miske, held on September 6, 1920. Crowds are standing ringside and far into the distance.