Travers, Jerry

Travers, (Jerome Dunstan) Jerry

(1887–1951) golfer; born in New York City. Dominating golf between 1907 and 1915, he was the only golfer other than Bobby Jones to win four U.S. Amateur titles. He won the U.S. Open as an amateur in 1915.
The Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography, by John S. Bowman. Copyright © Cambridge University Press 1995. Reproduced with permission.