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Johnson, Jack 1878-1946

Overview
Works: 203 works in 392 publications in 3 languages and 17,371 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Nonfiction television programs  Documentary television programs  Biographical television programs  Historical television programs  Television mini-series  Drama  Documentary films  Music 
Roles: Performer, Author, Narrator, Interviewee
Classifications: GV1132.J6, 796.83092
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jack Johnson
The complete Jack Johnson sessions by Miles Davis( Recording )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lost sounds : Blacks and the birth of the recording industry, 1891-1922( )

1 edition published in 2005 in Multiple languages and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black Europe by Jeffrey P Green( Recording )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fully indexed and lavishly illustrated with over 2000 images, mostly in colour, Black Europe includes biographies of hundreds of individuals - politicians, performers, actors and entertainers - from the United States, Africa, the Caribbean and Europe who were active in Europe. Their biographies are illustrated with a treasure trove of documents, official photos and family pictures, as well as contemporary sheet music, concert posters and promotional flyers and postcards. The majority of the rare sound recordings included with the book are made available for the first time in a modern format, and will provide fresh insights into black entertainment, the prehistory of jazz, the colonial era, and African languages and cultures. Original recording sheets and hundreds of pictures showing cylinders and gramophone record labels illustrate the beginnings of the 20th century record business--Supplied by publisher
The HistoryMakers video oral history with Jack Johnson( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lawyer and county government official Jack Johnson was born on April 3, 1949 in Wadmalaw Island, South Carolina. He graduated from Haut Gap High School on John’s Island, South Carolina in 1966 and received his B.S. degree from Benedict College in 1970. In 1975, he received his J.D. degree from Howard University School of Law. He served in the United States Army Reserves as a combat medic in Vietnam. Johnson was an attorney in the Office of Chief Counsel with the Internal Revenue Service, a law professor at North Carolina Central University’s School of Law and served as State Attorney for Prince George’s County for eight years. Johnson was elected county chief executive of Prince George’s County, Maryland in December 2002 and was re-elected to a second term in 2006 where he served until 2010
A tribute to Jack Johnson by Miles Davis( Recording )

3 editions published between 1980 and 1992 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Heavyweights : "the stylists"( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Highlights of the careers of the sport's finest boxers
Jack Johnson in the ring and out by Jack Johnson( Book )

6 editions published between 1927 and 1975 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Voices of old-time boxing greats by Jack Dempsey( )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hear the voices of old-time boxing greats, including Jack Dempsey, Luis Firpo, Al Mayer, Nat Fleisher, Joe Louis, Max Schmeling, Jack Johnson, Jim Jeffries, Tony Galento, Benny Leonard, and Bill Corum
Stories of Cape Cod by Jack Johnson( Book )

1 edition published in 1944 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jeffries-Johnson 1910( Visual )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shot from rare old photographs and using historic film footage, with narration and appropriate ragtime music, this film documents the historic fight between black champion Jack Johnson and Jim Jeffries in Reno, Nevada, July 1910. Highlights of the racist campaign which preceded the fight are also shown
Mes Combats by Jack Johnson( Book )

3 editions published in 1914 in French and Undetermined and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black champion; the life and times of Jack Johnson by Finis Farr( Book )

3 editions published between 1964 and 1969 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrait of Jack Johnson by Karl E. H Seigfried( Recording )

1 edition published in 2010 and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack Johnson-in the ring-and out. By Jack Johnson, etc. [With plates.] by Jack Johnson( Book )

2 editions published in 1927 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack Johnson the man : with boxing instructions and health hints by Jack Johnson( Book )

in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unforgivable Blackness : The Rise and Fall of Jack Johnson by Ken Burns( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The in-depth and intimate story of one of the most important African Americans to live in the first half of the 20th century. Tells the story of Jack Johnson, who was the first African American boxer to win the most coveted title in all of sports - Heavyweight Champion of the World. Includes his struggles in and out of the ring and his desire to live his life as a free man
The great white hope : a play by Howard Sackler( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Based on the tumultuous career of Jack Johnson, who in 1908 became the first Negro heavyweight champion of the world ..."--Jacket
Black Europe : sounds and images of Black people in Europe pre-1927( Recording )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The anatomy of the inguinal region by Jack Johnson( )

2 editions published in 1906 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

White hope : the story of the Jack Johnson era by O. F Snelling( Book )

1 edition published in 1947 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Jack Johnson bokser

Jack Johnson bokser amerykański

Jack Johnson boxeador

Jack Johnson boxeador estadounidense

Jack Johnson Boxer

Jack Johnson boxeur

Jack Johnson pugile statunitense

Johnson, Arthur, 1878-1946

Johnson, Jack 1878-1946

Johnson, Jack Arthur 1878-1946

Johnson, John A. 1878-1946

Johnson, John Arthur 1878-1946

Джонсон, Джек

ג'ק ג'ונסון מתאגרף

جاك جونسون

جک جانسون بوکسور آمریکایی

잭 존슨

ジャック・ジョンソン

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Papa Jack : Jack Johnson and the era of white hopesThe fight of the century : Jack Johnson, Joe Louis, and the struggle for racial equalityJack Johnson in the ring and outShadow-boxThe great white hope : a drama in three actsMy life and battlesJack Johnson