Johnny Mulligan

Title

Johnny Mulligan

Description

After immigrating from Scotland to Philadelphia in 1922, Johnny Mulligan boxed professionally, danced with the Irish Merrymakers, and played striker for the Electric Storage Battery Company's industrial league soccer team.

Identifier

2017oh262_irw030

Interviewer

Charles Hardy

Interviewee

Johnny Mulligan

Sort Priority

0021

Interview Keyword

Irish dancing
Mulligan family
The Irish Merrymakers
WPEN Radio
Cambria Athletic Club
Race relations

Indexed By

Bryce Evans

Files

Mulligan_OH.jpg


Citation

“Johnny Mulligan,” Philly Immigration, accessed December 10, 2018, http://phillyimmigration.nunncenter.net/items/show/857.