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African American Boxers in Kentucky, Photographs
Start Year : 1945
End Year : 1950
Within the John C. Wyatt Lexington Herald-Leader Collection are photographs of many competing African American boxers who participated in the Herald-Leader (Lexington, KY) Golden Gloves tournaments, including Pierre Jackson and other Kentucky State University boxers. The photographs are of the late 1940s-1950 tournaments. There are 460 images of Golden Gloves series from 1948-1950 and around 100 other Golden Gloves-related photos through the 1950s. Many of these images are of African American boxers. Contact Special Collections at (859) 257-8611 for an appointment to view the collection, for copies of the photographs and copyright information, or to learn more about the photographic collection.

 

  See 1950 Lexington Herald Leader Golden Gloves Tourney Champions, in UKnowledge, photo from the John C. Wyatt Lexington Herald-Leader photographs.

 

  See 1950 Lexington Herald Leader Novice Golden Gloves Tourney Champions, in UKnowledge, photo from the John C. Wyatt Lexington Herald-Leader photographs.
Subjects: Boxers, Boxing, Photographers, Photographs
Geographic Region: Lexington, Fayette County, Kentucky



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