Jack Johnson, the first African-American to win the World Heavyweight Title accomplished that feat defeating Tommy Burns in Australia on December 26, 1908. Later defeated Stanley Ketchel and former champion James Jeffries. Presented here is a real photo postcard of Jack Johnson.
This real photo postcard pictures Jack Johnson in his training camp holding count. It is circa 1910 and is 3 1/2" x 5 1/2." The corners have creases and there are small creases along the left and bottom edges. There is some light soiling on the photo. No rips or tears.