NELSON, BATTLING-ANTON LAGRAVE ORIGINAL MOUNTED PHOTO (1910)
On October 31, 1910 at the Dreamland Pavilion in San Francisco lightweights Battling Nelson and Anton LaGrave fought in the main event. After 15 rounds the fight was declared a draw. Offered here is an original, first generation, mounted photograph which depicts the two fighters squaring off before the fight as announcer Billy Jordan and referee Ed Smith look on in the background. This is an original, first generation, mounted photograph with photographer stamp for J.G.Preitauer of Duquesne, Iowa at lower mount. Bold, clear image. Clean front and back. Crease at top of mount, not affecting the photo. No tears. Edge and corner wear. 6 1/4" x 11."