Wells & Coffey (LOC)
Bain News Service,, publisher.
Wells & Coffey
 (date created or published later by Bain)
1 negative : glass ; 5 x 7 in. or smaller.
"SS 2/15/14 SS 5/4/15" on negative sleeve.
Title from unverified data provided by the Bain News Service on the negatives or caption cards.
Photo shows English boxer Bombardier Billy (William Thomas) Wells (1889-1967) sparring with Jim Coffey, the Roscommon Giant (1891-1959), in Rye, New York, to prepare for a fight with Al Panzer. (Source: Flickr Commons project,2008 and New York Times article, June 26, 1912)
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.10594
Call Number: LC-B2- 2419-7