1892 John L. Sullivan vs. James J. Corbett Fight Program

Fight Program

On September 7, 1892, James J. Corbett knocked out John L. Sullivan in the 21st round to win the world heavyweight championship, at the Olympic Club in New Orleans, in Louisiana.

This was the first gloved heavyweight championship.

Offered here is an original, official program for this event.

This official program totals 44 pages, complete with biographies and photos of Sullivan and Corbett and also the other fighters who competed during this championship week.

Dimensions are 6.13×9.25 inches (approx. 15.6×23.5 cm).

Extremely rare, this is one of the best conditioned ever seen for an almost 130 years old collector item.

Price on request