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Jackson, Joe 1888-1951

Works: 66 works in 164 publications in 1 language and 14,340 library holdings
Genres: Trials, litigation, etc  Archives  Interviews 
Roles: Performer
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Most widely held works by Joe Jackson
Norman Granz' jazz at the Philharmonic vol. 3 by Jazz at the Philharmonic (Musical group)( Recording )

and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Chicago White Sox and 1919 World Series baseball scandal collection by Chicago White Sox (Baseball team)( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Other topics in the collection include the legal strategies, filings, affidavits, depositions, correspondence, and testimony related to Jackson's (1922-1924) and Weaver's (1921-1923) back pay cases. Materials include White Sox paychecks (1919) signed by Comiskey and endorsed by players Cicotte and Williams and a travel expense report (no date) written by Jackson's wife Katie, who signed her husband's name to it. Other files (1918-1920) include the minutes, proclamations, press releases, and correspondence of the American League board of directors while Charles Comiskey, Henry Frazee, and Jacob Ruppert controlled it; and affidavits and depositions related to the Yankees' case against Ban Johnson (Baseball Club of New York, Inc. v. Byron B. Johnson, et al., 1919-1920)
Eliot Asinof papers by Eliot Asinof( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The collection is composed of handwritten and typed manuscripts by Eliot Asinof and legal affidavits, letters, scripts, articles, notes, and newsclippings that belonged to Asinof, the author of Eight Men Out, a book about the 1919 World Series and baseball gambling scandal (published 1963). The collection includes the transcript of an interview with Abe Attell, a former boxer and associate of underworld gamblers, and notes on Asinof's interviews with Chicago White Sox center-fielder Happy Felsch and Judge Hugo Friend, who presided over the trial. In addition, Asinof's notes on the creation of the book manuscript provide details from innumerable sources about events and motivations of the players. Other items in the collection include production schedules (but not the script), articles, and reviews of the 1988 movie Eight Men Out, co-written by Eliot Asinof and its director, John Sayles
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Alternative Names
Jackson, Joseph Jefferson Wofford 1888-1951

Jackson, Shoeless Joe 1888-1951

Joe Jackson joueur de baseball américain

Joseph Jefferson Jackson US-amerikanischer Baseballspieler

Shoeless Joe Jackson Amerikaans honkballer (1887-1951)

Shoeless Joe Jackson giocatore di baseball statunitense

Shoeless Joe Jackson pelotero estadounidense

جو جاكسون الحافي

शूलेस ज्यो जॅक्सन



English (116)

Shoeless JoeShoeless Joe & me : a baseball card adventureShoeless Joe & Black BetsyShoeless : the life and times of Joe JacksonShoeless Joe Jackson comes to Iowa : storiesSay it ain't so, Joe! : the story of Shoeless Joe JacksonMurder at Wrigley FieldShoeless Joe and ragtime baseball