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Caption John and Florence Thompson family ready for travel
Name Photograph, Black-and-White
Image 020\201504607d.JPG
Collection Johnny Thompson Collection
Description Photograph, black and white print of Thompson family prepared for travel. Measures 5" x 3.5" "John H. Thompson, Florence Rose Petrie, Pearl Thompson, John L. Thompson, Train Station, off to Australia" written on reverse side. Prizefighter Cyclone Johnny Thompson, Sycamore, Illinois

Mr. John Thompson was born in 1876 and died in 1951. He was a contending boxer from 1899-1914 and traveled the world with his family. He was a farmer in Sycamore, Illinois during his career and was a retired Sycamore, Illinois policeman.
Catalog Number 2015.046.07d
Subjects Sycamore
Search Terms Family
Travel
People Thompson, John H. "Cyclone"
Thompson, Florence Rose
Thompson, Pearl
Thompson, John L.