James J. Jeffries was born on April 15, 1875 in Carroll, Ohio. He won the World Heavyweight Title on June 9, 1899 from Bob Fitzsimmons. He retired after losing to Jack Johnson on July 4, 1910, his only loss, with a final record of 18-1-2 with 15 KO's. Presented here is an original, first generation, antique photo of Jim Jeffries. This first generation, antique photo of Jim Jeffries is 6 1/2" x 6 3/4." The upper right corner is soft and the other corners are torn. There is a small rip along the bottom edge. Clean photo.