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Boxers Posed with their Coach

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Description: Six fighters in pugilistic poses, in the boxing ring with their coach. The Milwaukee Urban League provided community activities, like boxing, for children...
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John L Sullivan

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Description: Cigarette Advertising Card produced by Allen and Ginters. John L Sullivan, boxer was considered to be the link between bare knuckles and glove fighting. Co...
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Man in Ring

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Description: Man standing in what appears to be a boxing ring.
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Boxer

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Description: The boxer, Jacob LaMotta shadow boxing.
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Cassius Clay at the Pan-American Games

Date: April 30 1959
Description: Cassius Marcellus Clay Jr., who later changed his name to Muhammad Ali, (white trunks) fighting Amos Johnson in the 178 pound final of the Pan-American Gam...
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Boys Boxing

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Description: A man coaches boys in as they spar in a boxing ring with others watching closely.
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Young boys boxing

Date: January 15 1934
Description: Young boys, Alec and Bobby McCormick, pose as boxers in front of John Walsh, University of Wisconsin boxing coach.
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UW Boxing Match

Date: March 21 1960
Description: Unidentified (Charlie Mohr?) University of Wisconsin boxer, during a boxing match.
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Gary Wilhelm Boxing Match

Date: March 21 1960
Description: Gary Wilhelm, University of Wisconsin boxer.
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UW Boxing Match

Date: February 19 1960
Description: Unidentified (Charlie Mohr?) University of Wisconsin boxer, in the midst of a match. A referee is partially visible off to one side.
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UW Boxing Match

Date: February 19 1960
Description: Unidentified (Charlie Mohr?) University of Wisconsin boxer, throwing a punch during a match.
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Japanese Boxer

Date: January 22 1944
Description: Japanese boxer, Dick Miyagawa, with University of Wisconsin boxing coach, John J. Walsh. Miyagawa was the national collegiate champion in 1942 when he comp...
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Jack Johnson at Auto Race

Date: October 02 1912
Description: African American heavyweight boxing champion, Jack Johnson, drove up to Milwaukee from his home in Chicago to watch the Vanderbilt Cup race on October 2, 1...
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Marine Corporal Al Moran

Date: May 05 1944
Description: Portrait of Marine Al Moran, son of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Moran, 19 North Butler Street. While serving two years at sea on a battleship, he engaged in 27 boxi...
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John Walsh with Sons

Date: January 18 1945
Description: Lieut. John Walsh, University of Wisconsin boxing coach who was in the marine corps in Okinawa, teaching his two sons Johnny and David to box.
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NCAA Boxing Committee

Date: March 25 1947
Description: Members of the National Collegiate Athletic Association boxing committee meeting at the Madison Club prior to the national tournament held at the Universit...
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NCAA Boxing Bout

Date: March 27 1947
Description: Herb Carlson (left) of Idaho and Stan Wheatley of the United States Merchant Marine Academy, boxing at the National Collegiate Athletic Association tournam...
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NCAA Boxing Tournament Bout

Date: March 27 1947
Description: Cliff Lutz (right) University of Wisconsin boxer competing against Dan Hickey of Michigan State at the National Collegiate Athletic Association national to...
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NCAA Boxing Tournament Bout

Date: March 27 1947
Description: University of Wisconsin boxer Dan Dickinson (left) competing against Maryland's Ed Rieder at the National Collegiate Athletic Association national tourname...
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NCAA Boxing Tournament Bout

Date: March 27 1947
Description: University of Wisconsin's Steve Gremban (right), competing against Jimmy Demos of Miami at the National Collegiate Athletic Association national tournament...

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