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Campanella, Roy 1921-1993

Overview
Works: 121 works in 164 publications in 2 languages and 5,506 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Autobiographies  History  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Sports television programs  Juvenile works  Fiction  Songs and music  Drama 
Roles: Author, Performer, Interviewee
Classifications: GV865.C3, B
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Only the ball was white( Visual )

3 editions published between 1980 and 2007 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pays tribute to the many topflight players from the Negro Leagues in baseball when players were denied stardom by the color line
Your golden childhood : the best of Little Golden Records, vol. 1( Recording )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's good to be alive by Roy Campanella( Book )

6 editions published between 1959 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The inspiring life story of one of the first African American baseball players in the major leagues. At the height of his playing career, Campanella was grievously injured in an automobile accident and had to adjust to life in a wheelchair
Roogie's bump( Visual )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A baseball miracle on Flatbush Avenue"--Container
By-line newsreel( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Newsreels providing close-ups of black leaders in government and sports. The 1956 Republican National Convention in San Francisco is shown with interviews of leading Black Republicans. In sports, scenes from the Morgan State-North Carolina State football game are shown and at Ebbets Field in Brooklyn, President Eisenhower opens the World Series by throwing out the first ball to Dodger catcher Roy Campanella
The Brooklyn Dodgers : the original America's team( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... an intimate biographical look at four men who were the heart and soul of a sports dynasty [the Brooklyn Dodgers] ... It also examines the political and social forces of the time, the factors and personalities behind the team's move to California, and the unique place the Dodgers had, and have, in the hearts of its fans ... Dodger and American history, from the 1940's through the early 1960's"--Summary from 1996 Peabody Digest. Profiles the life of Roy Campanella. Includes Roy Campanella's final interview, archival and home movie footage, and interviews with friends, family, and associates
Famous moments in sports( Recording )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Compilation of old time radio shows covering sports and sports personalities from the 1930's, 1940's, and 1950's. Mel Allen covers moments in baseball featuring Yankee slugger Babe Ruth, Giants pitcher Carl Hubbell, Cincinnati pitcher Johnny Vander Meer on his successive no-hit games, Lou Gerhig's retirement, hits by Yankees' "Cookie" Lavagetto and Joe DiMaggio, Ruth's final address to Yankees fans as he dies of cancer, Russ Hodges calling Bobby Thompson's home run to win the 1951 pennant for the Giants, and Ralph Branca the losing pitcher with Duke Snider commenting with Eddie Stanky and manager Leo Durocher. Dodger Roy Campanella wishes the Giants well. Don Dunphy narrates a look at the world of boxing featuring Jack Dempsey on his fight with Jess Willard, the Dempsey vs. Gene Tunney fight "long count", the Joe Louis vs. Tommy Farr fight and the Louis vs. Max Schmeling 1939 knockout in two minutes, Louis' inductions into the U.S. Army, then more Louis fights after the war. Clem McCarthy narrates a feature about college football including Roy Riegels wrong-way run for California against Georgia Tech in the 1929 Rose Bowl, and a news bulletin on the Pearl Harbor attack interrupting a pro football game. Marty Glickman looks at the 1936 Olympics, the success of Jesse Owens, and Roger Bannister's four minute mile in 1954. Clem McCarthy covers horse racing
Baseball's immortal heroes by Nat Bilsky( Recording )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[Photograph of Roy Campanella] by Roy Campanella( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Images of Campanella at various events in Philadelphia, pictured with the Hungry Club; Bob Montgomery; Jack Saunders; Mayor Richardson Dilworth; Rev. Marshall Lorenzo Shepard, Sr.; Richie Ashburne; et al
Es bueno estar vivo It's Good to Be Alive( Visual )

1 edition published in 1985 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Historia real de Roy Campanella, catcher de los Dodger, que sufrió un accidente de coche que acabó con su carrera deportiva
Perfect game by Robert Sidney Bowen( Book )

1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Roy Campanella, man of courage by Gene Schoor( Book )

1 edition published in 1959 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[Charles Kuralt delivers his annual report on those famous persons who died in the previous year]( Recording )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Charles Kuralt delivers his annual report on those famous persons who died in the previous year. Includes short tributes to contralto Marian Anderson, Supreme Court Justice Thurgood Marshall, union leader Cesar Chavez, actress Helen Hayes, singer Conway Twitty, and scientist Lewis Thomas among many others. On "Sunday morning."
Take me out to the ballgame by Jack Norworth( Recording )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

CD with accompanying book of the familiar baseball song. CD includes two other songs also performed by Carly Simon
The story of the Brooklyn Dodgers the legendary boys of summer( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A look at the best known players from the Brooklyn Dodgers baseball team. Includes biographical information, interviews, game footage, and more
[Photographs of Roy Campanella] by Roy Campanella( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Images of Campanella, in action, at bat, during Brooklyn Dogers' baseball game; and posed as a spectator, talking with two members of the cleveland Buckeyes
Classic commercials of the 50's & 60's( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A collection of uncut TV commercials from the fifties and sixties featuring car batteries, safe driving tips, high fidelity phonograph albums, the yellow pages, board games, dry cereals, cookies, crackers and much more
[Commercials. Gillette. With Pee Wee Reese, Don Zimmer, Roy Campanella. Clio classics]( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Roogie's bump
Alternative Names
Roy Campanella Amerikaans honkballer (1921-1993)

Roy Campanella giocatore di baseball statunitense

Roy Campanella yhdysvaltalainen baseballpelaaja

Рой Кампанелла

キャンパネラ, ロイ

ロイ・キャンパネラ

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Roogie's bumpCampy : the story of Roy CampanellaRoy CampanellaRoy Campanella : baseball starContemporary Black biography, profiles from the international Black community