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 postcard of Jim Corbett and his wife.
This first generation, antique photo postcard of Corbett and his wife measures 3 1/2 inches by 5 1/2 inches.There is a horizontal crease across the lower first inch from the bottom.There is some minor soiling.The back has the postcard markings,no writing on the back.The front has the names of Corbett and his wife written in pen at bottom border.The corners show minor wear.The image is clean.