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Title
Leroy Gibson, Sr. : 1932 ; known as the "Wichita Wildcat" in professional boxing. Leroy Gibson was a resident of Ventura and the founder of Gibson Barbeque on Figueroa Street
Creator
unknown
Contributor
Black Gold Cooperative Library System
Date Created and/or Issued
1932
Publication Information
Part of "Historical Photos of Four Ethnicities on California's Central Coast" Collection
Originally published as part of African - Americans on the Central Coast: a photo essay
Contributing Institution
Black Gold Cooperative Library System
Collection
African - Americans on the Central Coast
Rights Information
Copyright status unknown.
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Description
Professional studio portrait of Leroy Gibson, Sr., aka Wichita Wildcat, who stands with locked knees and hands behind his back. He wears boxing shorts with contrasting belt, and boots. Image originally obtained from Leroy "Buddy" Gibson.
Type
image
Format
1 photographic print : b&w ; 21 X 26 cm.
Identifier
http://www.luna.blackgold.org/luna/servlet/detail/blackgold~2~2~18~832
http://blackgold.lunaimaging.com:80/MediaManager/srvr?mediafile=/Size2/blackgold~2~2/22/BG-AA-14-030.jpg
BG-AA-14-030.jpg
AA030
Language
English
Place
Gibson, Leroy, Sr.
Ventura (Calif.)
Boxers (Sports)
African Americans
California
Ventura County

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