Name: GREB, HARRY ORIGINAL STUDIO PHOTOGRAPH (1920'S)
History: Harry Greb known as "The Human Windmill" for his tenacious boxing style won the World Middleweight Championship on August 31, 1923 over Johnny Wilson. He successfully defended it five times before losing to Tiger Flowers on February 26, 1926. A few months after losing the rematch to Flowers he was involved in an auto accident. He died on October 22, 1926 from complications in surgery. His career posted 264 victories including notables like Gene Tunney, Mickey Walker, Tommy Loughran and Jimmy Delaney. Presented here is an original studio photograph of Harry Greb as he appeared in the early 1920's.
Full description: This is an original, first generation, studio photograph of Harry Greb. Beautiful sepia tone photo on heavy stock. Bold, clear image. Clean front and back. Small crease in lower right corner. No tears. 8" x 10."
Size: 8 x 10
Categories: Antique Photographs (Pre-1930) - Greb, Harry -
Condition: very good
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