Crowds waiting for Johnson in N.Y. (LOC)
Bain News Service,, publisher.
Crowds waiting for Johnson in N.Y.
[between ca. 1910 and ca. 1915]
1 negative : glass ; 5 x 7 in. or smaller.
Title from data provided by the Bain News Service on the negative.
Photograph shows crowds waiting for African American boxer, John Arthur ("Jack") Johnson (1878-1946) during a visit to New York City which began on July 11, 1910. Jackson appeared for a week at Hammerstein's Theatre. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2011 and New York Times, July 12, 1910)
Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).
Format: Glass negatives.
Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication.
Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA, hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print
General information about the Bain Collection is available at hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.ggbain
Higher resolution image is available (Persistent URL): hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ggbain.09495
Call Number: LC-B2- 2242-1