Corbett and Courtney Before the Kinetograph (1894) - 1st Filmed Sport (Boxing) - Dickson | Edison

James "Gentlemen Jim" Corbett fought Peter Courtney in 6 one-minute rounds at Thomas Edison's Black Maria studio. This small piece of Round 1 is all that rem...

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Comment by Nollaig 2016 on August 30, 2018 at 10:22pm

The oldest surviving footage of a sport being filmed.

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