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Catalog Number 2012.044.366
Object Name Negative, Film
Description Negative. Black and white negative of a print which shows Joe Louis holding his suitcase and boxing gloves as he prepares to depart by car for boxing training camp. A typewritten label below the bottom edge shows "(NY16) New York, Aug. 9 -- Louis Leaves for Training Camp -- World heavyweight boxing champion, Joe Louis, waves goodbye from door of his car before departing for Pompton Lakes, N.J., where he will train for his Sept. 18 title defense against Tami Mauriello. Louis arrived in New York today from Detroit and left for camp after a visit with promoter Mike Jacobs. (AP Wirephoto) (See sports wire story) (PJM61700STF-JR) 1946."
Date 1946
People Barrow, Joe Louis
Photographer Associated Press
Copyright Associated Press
Collection Sports
Search Terms Boxing
Pompton Lakes