(145) Vintage Boxing Promotional Photographs 
Lot Number 771
 
Quantity: Bid Starts: 10/01/2007 10:00:00 
Bid Open: 150.00  Bid Ends: 10/18/2007 00:04:15 
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Description

Promotional photographs have been used by promoters of every major sport as well as the Silver Screen and Broadway. Presented is a grouping of (145) 1930s and 1940s promotional photographs of some of the top pugilists of the era. The photos exhibit light to moderate wear on their surfaces and moderate wear on the reverses. Included among the (145) images are Louis, Carnera, Braddock/Bear, Walcott, Bear/Schmelling, Louis/Bear, Sharkey, Zale, Montgomery, Louis/Conn, Braddock/Farr, Dempsey/Carpentier, Dempsey/Tunney plus dozen of fight photos of championship bouts. The vast majority of the photographs are identified on the back in pencil making this nearly as educational and informative as it is collectible. 
 
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