WorldCat Identities

Willard, Jess 1881-1968

Works: 19 works in 23 publications in 1 language and 61 library holdings
Genres: History 
Roles: Interviewee
Publication Timeline
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
Heavyweights of the world( Recording )

1 edition published in 1938 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A parade of champions. This program features brief interviews with these heayweight champs: Jim Jeffries, Tommy Burns, Jack Johnson, Jess Willard, and Jack Dempsey
Audience Level
Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.70 (from 0.63 for Big Jess W ... to 0.99 for Willard, J ...)

Alternative Names
Jess Willard Amerikaans bokser (1881-1968)

Jess Willard amerikansk tungvektsmester i boksing

Jess Willard amerykański bokser, mistrz świata wagi ciężkiej

Jess Willard pugile statunitense

Jess Willard US-amerikanischer Boxweltmeister im Schwergewicht (1915)

Уиллард, Джесс

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English (23)