Chuvalo Stops Jones: New York: - This Is The Right To The Chin Of Doug Jones Thrown By George Chuvalo In The 11Th Round Of Their Fight At Madison Square Garden, Oct. 2, Which Ultimately Led To A Tko By The Canadian Scrapper.  A Left Hook To The Same Target Floored Jones, And When He Got To His Feet And Appeared Ready To Fall Again, Referee Arthur Mercante Stopped The Bout.  It Was Jones' First Knockout Defeat In His Career Of 31 Bouts, And It Was Only The Second Time He Ever Had Been Floored.
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Identification and Creation
Object Number
2007.184.1.41
People
Gordon W. Gahan, American (New York, New York 1945 - 1984 St. Thomas, US Virgin Islands)
Title
Chuvalo Stops Jones: New York: - This is the right to the chin of Doug Jones thrown by George Chuvalo in the 11th round of their fight at Madison Square Garden, Oct. 2, which ultimately led to a TKO by the Canadian scrapper. A left hook to the same target floored Jones, and when he got to his feet and appeared ready to fall again, referee Arthur Mercante stopped the bout. It was Jones' first knockout defeat in his career of 31 bouts, and it was only the second time he ever had been floored.
Classification
Photographs
Work Type
photograph
Date
October 2, 1964
Places
Creation Place: North America, United States, New York, New York City
Culture
American
Physical Descriptions
Technique
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions
image: 16.7 x 22 cm (6 9/16 x 8 11/16 in.)
sheet: 17.8 x 22.9 cm (7 x 9 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • (not assigned): Stamped on verso: Please credit United Press International Photo: This picture is for your publication only and must not be loaned, syndicated or used for advertising purposes without written permission from United Press International. By accepting this picture you agree to hold United Press International harmless from any loss or damage arising by reason of your use or publication of this picture.: United Press International, Inc. 220 East 42nd Street New York 17, N. Y.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Barbara Robinson
Accession Year
2007
Object Number
2007.184.1.41
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
Subjects and Contexts

New York Bureau, 1964-1965

Gordon Ward Gahan Collection

Verification Level

2 - Adequate. Object is adequately described but information may not be vetted