WorldCat Identities

Willard, Jess 1881-1968

Works: 12 works in 13 publications in 1 language and 13 library holdings
Genres: History 
Publication Timeline
Publications about  Jess Willard Publications about Jess Willard
Publications by  Jess Willard Publications by Jess Willard
posthumous Publications by Jess Willard, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Jess Willard
Jack Johnson scrapbooks by Jack Johnson ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The Jack Johnson Scrapbooks include numerous newspaper clippings and programs of his fights and the 1967 play, "Great White Hope" which was based on his life. There is additional printed material with images of Johnson boxing with a variety of opponents such as Joe Jeannette, Jess Willard, Jim Jeffries, Sam Langford, Tommy Burns, and Sam McVey in the ring. The clippings cover all aspects of Johnson's life in and out of the ring, including his run for public office in Chicago. Other articles document his trial and conviction in 1913 for violating the Mann Act. Promotional material and reviews of Johnson's autobiography, " Jack Johnson In The Ring and Out" (1927) are included
Audience Level
Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.54 (from 0.00 for Jess Willa ... to 1.00 for [Calvin Co ...)
English (13)