National Library of Australia - Digital Collections - Pictures

  • nla.pic-vn3046935
  • PIC/8395 LOC Drawer PIC/8395
  • Arnold Thomas boxing collection [picture]
  • 1877-1996. ca. 1161 photographs in 17 albums, 169 loose photographs : b&w, col.3 negatives : glass.1 painting : watercolour.10 prints.8 posters.
This collection is partially digitised
  1.  
    [Rocky Mattioli versus Billy Backus, Melbourne, 11 April 1975] [picture]
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    [Rocky Mattioli versus Billy Backus, Melbourne, 11 April 1975] [picture]
    [1975] 1 photograph : b&w ; 24.8 x 19.4 cm.
     
  2.  
    Patrick v Dawson at Rushcutter Bay Stadium, Sydney, Sept. [i.e. September] 1st, 1947 [picture]
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    Patrick v Dawson at Rushcutter Bay Stadium, Sydney, Sept. [i.e. September] 1st, 1947 [picture]
    1947. 1 photograph : b&w ; 17.6 x 23.9 cm.
     
  3.  
    Dawson about to fall through the ropes during the 11th round in his bout with Vic Patrick at the Rushcutter Bay Stadium, Sydney, Sept. [i.e. September] 1st, 1947 [picture]
     
  4.  
    Vic Patrick down for the final count in his bout with Freddie Dawson at Rushcutter Bay Stadium, Sept. [i.e. September] 1st, 1947 [picture]
     
  5.  
    Bobo Olson - 11 st. 8 1/2 lbs - down for the count of two in his bout with Dave Sands - 11 st. 9 1/2 lbs - at the Rushcutters Bay Stadium on March 20th, 1950 [picture]
     
  6.  
    Jimmy Carruthers K.O. Keith Francis in 10th round at Sydney Stadium, Nov. [i.e. November] 20th, 1950 [picture]
     
  7.  
    Samart Payakarun KOed by Jeff Fenech, for WBC [i.e. World Boxing Council] Super-Bantamweight championship of the world, May 8th, 1987 [picture]
     
  8.  
    [Les Darcy giving demonstration of punches with his tutor Dave Smith] [picture]
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    [Les Darcy giving demonstration of punches with his tutor Dave Smith] [picture]
    [between 1911 and 1916] 1 photograph : sepia toned ; 11.9 x 17.6 cm.
     
  9.  
    Darcy and kids at Mosman baths [picture]
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    Darcy and kids at Mosman baths [picture]
    [between 1914 and 1916] 1 photograph : sepia toned ; 10.1 x 14.8 cm.
     
  10.  
    [Part of letter, 1916 or 1917, United States, page begins 'but I would box anybody to get started', to Maurice O'Sullivan] [manuscript] /
     
  11.  
    [Jack Carroll and Bep van Klaveren posing in front of a Black Lance advertisement, 1935] [picture]
     
  12.  
    [Rocky Mattioli versus Elisha Obed, Melbourne, 11 March 1978] [picture]
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    [Rocky Mattioli versus Elisha Obed, Melbourne, 11 March 1978] [picture]
    [1978] 1 photograph : b&w ; 16.8 x 11.8 cm.
     
  13.  
    Rocky Mattioli and his opponent during a boxing match, 8 [picture]
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    Rocky Mattioli and his opponent during a boxing match, 8 [picture]
    [197?] 1 photograph : b&w ; 20.7 x 15.6 cm.
     
  14.  
    [The six Sands brothers in fighting poses - Clem, Ritchie, George, Dave, Alf and Russell] [picture]
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    [The six Sands brothers in fighting poses - Clem, Ritchie, George, Dave, Alf and Russell] [picture]
    [between 1943 and 1952] 1 photograph : b&w ; 12.7 x 18.5 cm.
     
  15.  
    Lindsay, Norman, 1879-1969, [Tommy Burns versus Jack Johnson, World Heavyweight Boxing Championship, Rushcutters Bay, Sydney, Saturday, 26 December, 1908] [picture] /
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    Lindsay, Norman, 1879-1969,
    [Tommy Burns versus Jack Johnson, World Heavyweight Boxing Championship, Rushcutters Bay, Sydney, Saturday, 26 December, 1908] [picture] /
    1908. 1 print : col. photograph ; 13.1 x 8.9 cm.
     
  16.  
    Young Griffo and Walter Campbell, in position [picture]
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    Young Griffo and Walter Campbell, in position [picture]
    [189-?] 1 photograph : b&w ; 14 x 18.6 cm.
     
  17.  
    Ripley. Griffo comes back a man [picture] /
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    Ripley.
    Griffo comes back a man [picture] /
    [193-?] 1 photograph : col. ; 8.5 x 12.2 cm.
     
  18.  
    Portrait of Peter Jackson [picture]
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    Portrait of Peter Jackson [picture]
    [189-?] 1 photograph : b&w ; 17.7 x 12.7 cm.
     
  19.  
    Lionel Rose and Fighting Harada during their match for the World bantamweight title at the Nihon Budokan, Tokyo, 27 February 1968, 2 [picture]
     
  20.  
    Portrait of Paddy Slavin [picture].
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    Portrait of Paddy Slavin [picture].
    [1882-1899?] 1 photograph : b&w ; 14.1 x 8.4 cm.
     
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