Regular price $800.00

William "Kid" McPartland was born New Year's Day in 1875 in New York City. He began his boxing career on February 27, 1895 with a win over Jack Burge. He fought as a lightweight during the 1890's and early twentieth century. During his career he fought Eddie Connolly, Joe Gans, Joe Walcott, Owen Ziegler, Matty Matthews and George McFadden among others. His last fight, a loss to Rube Smith, was on April 28, 1905. Kid McPartland died on February 20, 1953. Offered here is an original, large format photograph of Kid McPartland at the height of his career.
This is an original, first generation, large format photograph. Sepia toned. Has been matted to cover chipping at the corners. Bold, clear photo. Clean with only minor spotting. Not creased or torn. Exceptionally rare, especially in this size. 12" x 16."

Size: 12 x 16

Condition: very good