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, mounted antique photograph which depicts Corbett in a sparring session. This is an original, first generation, mounted, antique photo. Bold, clear image. Tiny crease at mount in upper left corner. Corner wear. Clean with no staining. 5" x 8 1/4." Not seen before.