Peter Maher was born on March 16, 1896 in Gunnode Tuam, Galway, Ireland. His first professional fight was a win over C.Arthur on March 18, 1887. He won a claim to the Heavyweight Championship on November 11, 1895 after defeating Steve O'Donnell. During his career he also fought Tom Sharkey, Bob Fitzsimmons, Joe Choynski, Jack Bonner, Joe Butler and Philadelphia Jack O'Brien. Offered here is an original cabinet card of Peter Maher. This is an original cabinet card of Peter Maher in full fight pose. Name written on lower mount. Not creased. Minor compression on lower border. Minor edge and corner wear. Photo is clear with slight fading. 4 1/4" x 6 1/2."