GREB, HARRY ORIGINAL WIRE PHOTO (CIRCA 1925)

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Harry Greb known as "The Human Windmill" for his tenacious boxing style won the World Middleweight Championship on August 31, 1923 over Johnny Wilson. He successfully defended it five times before losing to Tiger Flowers on February 26, 1926. A few months after losing the rematch to Flowers he was involved in an auto accident. He died on October 22, 1926 from complications in surgery. His career posted 264 victories including notables like Gene Tunney, Mickey Walker, Tommy Loughran and Jimmy Delaney. Presented here is an original wire photo of Harry Greb posed in training togs, circa 1925.
This is an original International News Photos wire photo with their stamped and label on back. No caption. Bold, clear image. Clean front and back. Edge wear with slight border loss on top border. Not creased. 7" x 9."

Size: 7 x 9

Condition: very good