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Famous Sullivan vs. Ryan boxing match of 1882...
Item # 606107
February 8, 1882
NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Feb. 8, 1882 Page 2 has half a column report headed: "The Sullivan-Ryan Prize Fight" "Sullivan Wins Without A Scratch" with subheads: "Ryan Severely Punished at Mississippi City, Miss.--Over 2,000 People in Attendance on the Brutal Exhibition--No interference by The Authorities." (see).
Complete in 8 pages, evenly toned, a few archival mends to the front page, a bit irregular & partially loose at the spine. Somewhat fragile & must be handled carefully.
Category: Post-Civil War