Galento the Great

Description (Brief):

Hardback book, "Galento the Great ", by Joseph G. Donovan, George Winn Publishing, 1939, 119 pages. The front cover is red with a black printing. This is the authentic and authorized story of the life and ring battles of Tony (Two Ton) Galento, the World's Heavyweight Contender.

Date Made: 1939

Location: Currently not on view

Subject: Sports, Boxing

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2013.3020.03Nonaccession Number: 2013.3020Catalog Number: 2013.3020.03

Object Name: book, boxing

Physical Description: paper (overall material)cardboard (overall material)Measurements: overall: 7 1/2 in x 5 1/4 in x 3/4 in; 19.05 cm x 13.335 cm x 1.905 cm


Record Id: nmah_1448388

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