William Muldoon Wrestler Sarony Cabinet Photo RARE

You are bidding on an original antique cabinet photo taken from a very large antique photo album of (circa 1880-1884):

William Muldoon (famous Greco-Roman wrestling champion and trainer of World Champion Boxer John L Sullivan)-by Sarony; full portrait from behind, with him posing (possibly as the “The Fighting Gaul” in “Spartacus” in which he appeared on Broadway in 1877; or as the wrestler in "As You Like It" in which he appeared with Maurice Barrymore and Helena Modjeska; or possibly just a promotional photo); VGC

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Biography

William Muldoon (May 25, 1852 – June 3, 1933) was an American Greco-Roman Wrestling Champion , physical culturist and the first chairman of the New York State Athletic Commission . He once wrestled a match that lasted
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