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 antique photo of Corbett.
This antique photo of Corbett measures 3 1/4 inches by 4 1/2 inches.There is a 1 1/2 inch tear on the left side of the photo .The rest of the photo shows just minor wear.The back has the number 37 written in pencil on it.The image is vivid.