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 an original, first generation, antique photo of Jim Corbett.
This antique photo of Corbett from his acting daus measures appx. 8 inches by 8 inches.The photo has been cut off at an angle from the left hand side.There are creases at the top left border.There is some soiling on the borders and corner wear.The back is blank.The image of Corbett is vivid.