Name: GANS, JOE-BATTLING NELSON ORIGINAL GLASS NEGATIVE (1908)
History: On September 9, 1908 at the Mission Street Arena in Colma, California world lightweight champion Battling Nelson defended his title against the man he had won it from two months earlier, "The Old Master" Joe Gans. Nelson had knocked Gans out to win the title and he did it again in this fight stopping Gans in the 21st round. Offered here is an original glass negative depicting action during the fight with Gans down. Taken by noted photographer, Dana Studios, of San Francisco.
Full description: This is an original glass negative. The modern print you see here was made from this original negative. Still in its original sleeve. Not cracked or chipped. Slight scuffing. Clean. 5" x 7." From the Dana Studios collection.
Size: 5 x 7
Categories: Gans, Joe - Nelson, Battling - Glass Negatives & Slides
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