GREB, HARRY TRAINING CAMP WIRE PHOTO (EARLY 1920'S)

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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 depicting Harry Greb in training in the early 1920's.
This is an original International News Photos wire photo with their stamp on the back. Bold, clear image. No caption. Clean front and back. Tiny crease in lower left corner. Minor edge wear. 6 1/2" x 8 1/2."

Size: 6 1/2 x 8 1/2

Condition: very good