Sunday, August 17, 2008

Illustrated Boxing Cards from 1910

I love the style of these sexy boxing card illustrations from 1910.
"From the 1880's forward to about 1895, many classic sets of boxing cards and mixed subjects including boxing cards were issued by the cigarette companies." It died out for about 15 years, but started up again in 1909....until WWI... and then...
Read more about boxing card history and see a virtual museum of cards here:

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