History: On February 22, 1912 at the Arena in Vernon, California featherweight champion Abe Attell defended his title against Johnny Kilbane. Kilbane won the fight by 20 round decision and took the title. Offered here is an original, first generation, large format photograph of Johnny Kilbane and his family leaving by car for Vernon, California on February 11, 1912.

Full description: This is an original, first generation, large format photograph. Written lightly in ink in lower right corner, "Johnny Kilbane on way to Vernon to box Abe Attell Feb. 11." Missing caption although remnants remain on bottom border. Clipped corner in upper left. Clear, bold image. Not creased. Minor edge and corner wear. Exceptionally rare, especially in this size. 10" x 13."

Size: 10 x 13

Categories: Antique Photographs (Pre-1930) - Large Format Photographs - Kilbane, Johnny

Condition: excellent

Quantity: 1

Price: $285.00

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