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Jack Johnson in the ring and out

Collection History

This digital compilation was developed in support of the NYPL website, "The African American Migration Experience," a sweeping 500-year historical narrative from the transatlantic slave trade to the Western migration, the colonization movement, the Great Migration, and the contemporary immigration of Caribbeans, Haitians, and sub-Saharan Africans.

Related Resources

NYPL. "In Motion: The African-American Migration Experience."(2005) <>

Collection Data

Johnson, Jack (1878-1946) (Author)
Krauter, Edwin William (Artist)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1927
Place: Chicago, Ill.
Publisher: National Sports Publishing Company
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division
Shelf locator: Sc B-Johnson, Jack (Johnson, J. Jack Johnson in the ring and out. 1927)
African American boxers
Statement of responsibility: by Jack Johnson ; with introductory articles by "Tad" Ed. W. Smith, Damon Runyon and Mrs. Jack Johnson ; special drawings by Edwin William Krauter.
Physical Description
Extent: 4 p. ., 259 p. : illus., plates, ports. ; 20 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14956863
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 9653c1d0-c61f-012f-91c3-58d385a7bc34
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