James J. Corbett was born on September 1, 1866 in San Francisco, California. He won the World Heavyweight Title from John L. Sullivan on September 7, 1892. He retired after losing to Jim Jeffries on August 14, 1903 with a final record of 11-4-2 with 2 no contests and 7 KO's. Presented here is a first generation, antique photo of Corbett.
This first generation, antique photo of Corbett measures 2 3/4 inches by 4 1/2 inches.The photo is clean,no creases.The back is blank.The image is somewhat light but clean and the images are easily seen.