[Boy hitting speed bag with blue boxing gloves]

Description:

At ten years of age, he has won several fights in his division. Like him, more than seventy students take advantage of the gym in the south of Fort Worth in exchange for keeping a good academic standing.

Creator(s): Castillo, José L.
Location(s): United States - Texas - Tarrant County - Fort Worth
Creation Date: April 18, 2006
Partner(s):
UNT Archives
Collection(s):
José L. Castillo Photograph Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 198
Past 30 days: 21
Yesterday: 1
Creator (Photographer):
Castillo, José L.

Jose L. Castillo is a news correspondent for the Spanish language EFE News Service, the fourth largest news wire in the world. A native of Peru, Mr. Castillo studied translation and interpretation at the Escuela de Traduccion e Interpretacion de Lima (ESIT) in the early 1990s before completing English studies at the University of Newcastle, England. He has worked for various newspapers -- as editor, columnist, reporter or media advisor -- in Georgia, Texas, Florida, New York, Illinois, and California, and Peru and is an award-winning journalist.

Date(s):
  • Creation: April 18, 2006
  • Digitized: March 12, 2007
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Tarrant County - Fort Worth
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
April 18, 2006
Description:

At ten years of age, he has won several fights in his division. Like him, more than seventy students take advantage of the gym in the south of Fort Worth in exchange for keeping a good academic standing.

Physical Description:

Digital image (JPEG)

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Series Title: [Boxeo Fort Worth]
Partner:
UNT Archives
Collection:
José L. Castillo Photograph Collection
Relation (Is Referenced By): [Youth boxing in Fort Worth], 041806 BOXEO FW, ark:/67531/metapth91118
Identifier:
  • : 08 FOX FORT WORTH
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth24540
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public