JEFFRIES, JIM ORIGINAL ANTIQUE PHOTO (1910-CONTRACT SIGNING FOR JOHNSON FIGHT)
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 a vintage photograph of the contact signing for the Jeffries-Johnson-bout in 1910. This antique photo measures 6 1/2 inches by 10 inches.The photo has been cut at an angle along the top.The upper right corner is nicked.The rest of the photo shows some wear.The back has writing in ink and pencil.The image is clean.