Name: FITZSIMMONS, ROBERT ORIGINAL MOUNTED PHOTO (CIRCA 1899)
History: Robert Fitzsimmons was born on May 26, 1863 in Helston, Cornwall, England. He won the World Middleweight Title on January 14, 1891 from Jack Dempsey. On March 17, 1897 he won the World Heavyweight Title from James Corbett. He later won the World Light Heavyweight Title on November 25, 1903 from George Gardner. He retired after fighting Jersey Bellew on February 20, 1914 with a final record of 43-12 with 6 no decisions, 1 no contest, and 32 KO's. Offered here is an original, first generation, mounted antique photograph of Robert Fitzsimmons depicting him playing with his dogs. Circa 1899 while still world heavyweight champion.
Full description: This is an original, first generation, mounted photo. Not creased or torn. Slight discoloration at upper right and on mount. Minor edge wear to mount. Bold, clear image. 7" x 9 1/4."
Size: 7 x 9 1/4
Categories: Antique Photographs (Pre-1930) - Fitzsimmons, Robert -
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