Record

RepositoryArchives
Reference NumberP/GRS
LevelFonds
TitlePapers of Jack Greenstock (1895-1980), boxer
Date(s)c1910-1987
DescriptionThis collection consists of photographs, programmes and posters, articles and newspaper cuttings relating to his career as a boxer. Also includes a diary, correspondence, certificates and other personal papers.

Click the PDF icon to browse descriptions to this collection in PDF format.
Extent36 files
AdminHistoryJack Greenstock was born in Bethnal Green in 1895 and died on 6 March 1980 aged 85 years. Greenstock was Jewish and a professional boxer from 1910 to 1922. During his boxing career, Greenstock fought both nationally and internationally as a lightweight and took part in up to 58 professional contests. After his career he started promoting the sport at various locations including Wolverhampton and Ilford. Due to his expertise and successful career, Greenstock was able to open up a training club at Mile End gymnasium where he trained young boxers and provided general health tips. Greenstock was featured in various sporting articles and he had a health column in which he contributed general health and sporting articles.
SubjectJews
Music
Schools
Clubs
Sports
Boxing
Access StatusOpen
RequestNO - This does not represent a physical document. Please click on the reference number and view list of records to find material available to order at file or item level.
Multimedia

84\7d2940-dbe1-4359-b29b-1c4c4685247a.pdf

Add to My Items