Baer was born on February 11, 1909 in Omaha, Nebraska. He began his professional boxing career on May 16, 1929. He stopped Primo Carnera in 11 rounds on June 14, 1934 in Long Island City to win the Heavyweight Title. He lost it to James J. Braddock on June 13, 1935. He posted a career record of 70-13. In addition to Carnera he had victories over Max Schmeling, Tommy Farr, Tom Heeney and King Levinsky. Presented here is a vintage signed and inscribed photo of Baer. This is a vintage signed and inscribed photo of Baer.The photo measures 8 inches by 10 inches.The photo shows minor wear to the corners and edges.The signature is in ink and has some smudging in the beginning of the inscription.The rest of the signature is clean,dated 1934.