A photograph of boxer Henry Armstrong (1912-1988) retaining the world welterweight championship, taken by George Roper for the Daily Herald newspaper on 25 May, 1939.
A photograph of boxer Henry Armstrong (1912-1988) retaining the world welterweight championship, taken in May 1939 by George Roper for the Daily Herald.
His opponent was the British boxer, Ernie Roderick. An American, Armstrong is the only professional boxer ever to hold three world championship titles simultaneously.
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- The Daily Herald Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford
- National Science and Media Museum
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