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Cornish wrestling championships at Ludgvan.

Image ID: 405567

Cornish wrestling championships at Ludgvan. (1925)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Cornish wrestling championships at Ludgvan.


: International Newsreel Corporation -- Photographer

Created Date

: 1925

Item Physical Description

: 16.5 x 20 cm.


: [Typewritten text attached to verso] London: a great event which attracted sportsmen form all over Cornwall was the splendid display of Cornish wrestling seen during the championship and medal contests at Ludgvan, near Penzance. The photo shows F. Lean, wearing socks, defending his lightweight title against J.C. Brewer of St. Eval in the finals of the class. 8-12-25.


: "The Pageant of America" Collection / v.15 - Annals of American sport / (unpublished photographs) / Wrestling.

Source Description

: Approx. 8,000 photographs


: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / Photography Collection, Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs

Digital ID

: 405567

Record ID

: 208090

Digital Item Published

: 2-3-2004; updated 3-25-2011

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