Jack Root was born on May 26, 1876 in Austria. He defeated Kid McCoy on April 22, 1903 to win the World Light Heavyweight Title. He retired after defeating Fred Russell on February 26, 1906 with a final record of 46-3-4 with 2 no contests and 26 KO's. Presented here is an antique photo of Root with great Heavyweight Champion Jim Jeffries. This mounted antique photo measures 4 1/2 inches by 6 7/8 inches.The photo has clean corners and edges,no creases.The photo has minor tinting.The back of the mounting has Root's name written in ink.The images are vivid.