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Jackson, Joe 1888-1951

Overview
Works: 67 works in 167 publications in 1 language and 14,324 library holdings
Genres: Trials, litigation, etc  Archives  Interviews 
Roles: Performer
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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
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

Primarily legal documents and correspondence between lawyers, Chicago White Sox representatives, other baseball club owners, American League officials, various baseball players, and other people; reports by private detectives; press releases; player paychecks; and handwritten notes related to various trials. Legal files include partial trial transcripts, affidavits, and depositions. Many items relate directly to the Black Sox Baseball Scandal, but some materials deal with other disputes. The private detective reports (1919-1920, 1924) include surveillance of players Frederick McMullin (known as Fred McMullin), Arnold Gandil (known as Chick Gandil), Charles Risberg (known as Swede Risberg), Oscar Felsch (known as Happy Felsch); gamblers Carl Zork and Joe Pesch; and Marie Purcell among others
Norman Granz' jazz at the Philharmonic vol. 3 by Jazz at the Philharmonic (Musical group)( Recording )

and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Audience level: 0.16 (from 0.08 for Shoeless J ... to 0.84 for Eliot Asin ...)

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

Shoeless Joe Jackson yhdysvaltalainen baseballpelaaja

שולס ג'ו ג'קסון

جو جاكسون الحافي

جو جاكسون الحافي لاعب بيسبول أمريكي

शूलेस ज्यो जॅक्सन

ジョー・ジャクソン

乔·杰克森

Languages
English (118)

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