Rickard,Tex Antique Wirephoto 1925
Tex Rickard was born in Kansas City, Missouri in 1871. His boxing promoter career took off in 1910 when he staged the heavyweight bout between Jack Johnson and Jim Jeffries. He continued promoting and eventually acquired Madison Square Garden. He, John Ringling and others established the Madison Square Garden Corporation. He opened the new Madison Square Garden in 1925 and operated it until his death in 1929. Presented here is an antique wirephoto of Rickard from 1925.
This photo measures 8 inches by 10 inches.The photo has small tears in the two right corners.There are tack holes around the border.The back has the attached wire info and is dated.The image is vivid.
Size: 8" x 10"
Condition: very good