HISTORY: Jersey Joe Walcott was born on January 31, 1914 in Merchantville, N.J. He won the World Heavyweight Title from Ezzard Charles on July 18, 1951. He retired after being knocked out by Rocky Marciano for the Heavyweight Title on May 15, 1953. His final record was 50-18-1 with 30 KO's. Offered here is an original, first generation photograph which depicts Walcott and his trainers celebrating a victory in the locker room with a young fan.
FULL DESCRIPTION: This is an original, first generation, sepia tone photograph. Bold, clear image. Clean front and back. Crease in upper left corner and on top border. No tears. 8" x 10."