WorldCat Identities

Johnson, Jack 1878-1946

Overview
Works: 238 works in 483 publications in 3 languages and 18,087 library holdings
Genres: Biographies  Gospel music  Ragtime music  Autobiographies  History  Music  Alternate takes (Sound recordings)  Nonfiction films  Jazz  Short films 
Roles: Performer, Author, Narrator, Interviewee
Classifications: GV1132.J7, B
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 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

3 editions published in 2005 in Multiple languages and English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Principally spirituals, minstrel & vaudeville songs, art music, rags, jazz, and blues performances by Black composers and musicians from the early days of the recording industry
Black Europe by Jeffrey P Green( Recording )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 73 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 great white hope by Howard Sackler( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alvin Theatre, Herman Levin presents "The Great White Hope," a new play by Howard Sackler with James Earl Jones, Jane Alexander, George Mathews, Lou Gilbert, Jon Cypher, Jimmy Pelham, George Ebeling, Peter Masterson, Marlene Warfield, Hilda Haynes, Eugene Wood, Thomas Barbour, Don Blakely, Marshall Efron, Hector Elizondo, Antonio Fargas, Ruth Gregory, L. Errol Jaye, Brooks Rogers, Gil Rogers, Mel Winkler, Max Wright, scenery designed by Robin Wagner, costumes designed by David Toser, lighting designed by John Gleason, music arranged by Charles Gross, directed by Edwin Sherin
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 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 12 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
Jack Johnson in the ring and out by Jack Johnson( Book )

6 editions published between 1927 and 1975 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Autobiography of the black American boxer
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 7 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
Portrait of Jack Johnson by Karl E. H Seigfried( Recording )

1 edition published in 2010 and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black Champion by Finis Farr( )

2 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Times Ain't Like they Used to Be : Early Rural and Popular American Music, 1928-1935( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depression-era musicians filmed by newsreel crews of that era and commercial shorts, including the only surviving film of Jimmie Rodgers
Queen high : the diary of one torpedo pilot : a novel by Jack Johnson( Book )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mes Combats by Jack Johnson( Book )

3 editions published in 1914 in French and Undetermined and held by 5 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

Jack Johnson is a dandy; an autobiography by Jack Johnson( Book )

3 editions published between 1969 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 3 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

Black Europe by Jeffrey P Green( Recording )

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

"Fully indexed and lavishly illustrated with over 2000 images, Black Europe includes two books with 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 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."--container
Black champion; the life and times of Jack Johnson by Finis Farr( Book )

2 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Queen high : the diary of one torpedo pilot : a novel
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My life and battlesBlack Jack : the ballad of Jack JohnsonPapa 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-boxJack Johnson
Alternative Names
Jack Johnson

Jack Johnson amerikansk bokser

Jack Johnson bokser

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Jack Johnson boxeador

Jack Johnson boxeador estadounidense

Jack Johnson boxeador estauxunidense (1878–1946)

Jack Johnson boxejador estatunidenc

Jack Johnson Boxer

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Jack Johnson boxeur

Jack Johnson dornálaí Meiriceánach

Jack Johnson pugile statunitense

Jack Johnson pugilista norte-americano

Jack Johnson usona boksisto

John Arthur Johnson

Johnson, Arthur

Johnson, Arthur, 1878-1946

Johnson, Jack 1878-1946

Johnson, Jack Arthur 1878-1946

Johnson, John A. 1878-1946

Johnson, John Arthur

Johnson, John Arthur 1878-1946

Джек Джонсон (боксер)

Джонсон, Джек

ג'ק ג'ונסון מתאגרף

جاك جونسون

جاك جونسون ملاكم من الولايات المتحدة الأمريكية

جک جانسون بوکسور آمریکایی

जैक जॉनसन अमेरिकी बॉक्सर

জ্যাক জনসন

જેક જોનસન અમેરિકન બોક્સર

잭 존슨

ジャック・ジョンソン

杰克·约翰逊 美国拳击手

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