|Title||Eddie Marino lacing Al Hostak's boxing gloves before a fight, Seattle, 1938 |
|Photographer||Lynch, Frank (Slim)|
|Caption||Eddie Marino laces boxing gloves on Middleweight Titleholder Al Hostak as three other boxers look on. Hostak's fight against Young Stuhley of Chicago was the main event on this September 1938 Monday night at the Civic Auditorium (now Marion Oliver McCaw Hall).|
Photographer Frank "Slim" Lynch used dramatic lighting to capture this picture in the fighter's locker room.
Onlookers left to right: Billy Buxton, Tenny Talbot, Fernia Garcia. Man in background, between Talbot and Garcia, is not named. Hostak, Buxton, Talbot, and Garcia were all scheduled to box the following Monday night.
|Notes||Marion Oliver McCaw Hall (Seattle, Wash.) formerly known as Seattle Center Opera House [note from Library of Congress Authority File].|
Handwritten on sleeve: Hostak, Al; Marino, Eddie.
Caption information source: P-I exhibit.
Date photograph was published in the Seattle Post-Intelligencer: September 18, 1938.
|Subjects||Boxers (Sports)--Washington (State)--Seattle; Sports--Washington (State)--Seattle; Boxing--Washington (State)--Seattle; Coaches (Athletics)--Washington (State)--Seattle; Locker rooms--Washington (State)--Seattle; Marion Oliver McCaw Hall (Seattle, Wash.) |
|Personal Names||Buxton, Billy|
|Places||United States--Washington (State)--Seattle|
Seattle Center (Seattle, Wash.)
|Digital Collection||Museum of History & Industry Photograph Collection |
|Image Number||1986.5.29144 |
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|Credit Line||Seattle Post-Intelligencer Collection, Museum of History & Industry, Seattle; All Rights Reserved |
|Repository||Museum of History & Industry, Seattle (MOHAI) |
|Repository Collection||Seattle Post-Intelligencer Collection |
|Physical Description||1 nitrate negative: b&w; 4 x 5 in. |
|Digital Reproduction Information||Scanned from original negative as a 3000 pixel TIFF image in 8-bit grayscale, resized to 640 pixels in the longest dimension and compressed into JPEG format using Photoshop 6.0 and its JPEG quality measurement 3. |