PICRYL
PICRYLThe World's Largest Public Domain Source
  • homeHome
  • searchSearch
  • photo_albumStories
  • collectionsCollections
  • infoAbout
  • star_rateUpgrade
  • account_boxLogin
International contest for the heavyweight championship--Squires vs. Burns, Ocean View, Cal., July 4th, 1907 /

International contest for the heavyweight championship--Squires vs. Burns, Ocean View, Cal., July 4th, 1907 /

  • save_altThumbnail200x200
  • save_altOriginal500x130
description

Summary

This is an actual film of the heavyweight championship prize fight between Canadian, Tommy Burns (defender) and Australian, Bill Squires. The fight was labeled the shortest and fiercest prize fight on record up to that time.

date_range

Date

01/01/1907
person

Contributors

Miles, Herbert J., camera.
Miles Brothers.
Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
Niver (Kemp) Collection (Library of Congress)
place

Location

Albany (Calif.)37.88694, -122.29778
Google Map of 37.886944444444445, -122.29777777777778
create

Source

Library of Congress
copyright

Copyright info

Exploreheavyweight

Exploreocean view

Explorealbany calif