NELSON, BATTLING-YOUNG CORBETT II ANTIQUE PHOTO (1904)
On November 29, 1904 at Woodward's Pavilion in San Francisco lightweights Battling Nelson and Young Corbett II battled in the main event. Nelson stopped Corbett II in the 10th round. Offered here is an original antique photograph by the notable Dana Studios of San Francisco showing the two shaking hands before the bout. This is a first generation photograph. Clipped slightly in upper right corner. Minor stain on left border. Image has modest fading, but still clearly discernible. Clean front and back. Not creased. 5 7/8" x 7 1/2."