John Hope Franklin

John Hope Franklin John Hope Franklin (January 2, 1915 – March 25, 2009) was an American historian of the United States and former president of Phi Beta Kappa, the Organization of American Historians, the American Historical Association, and the Southern Historical Association. Franklin is best known for his work ''From Slavery to Freedom'', first published in 1947, and continually updated. More than three million copies have been sold. In 1995, he was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the nation's highest civilian honor.

Born in Oklahoma, Franklin attended Fisk University and then Harvard University, receiving his doctorate in 1941. He was a professor at Howard University, and in 1956 was named to head the history department at Brooklyn College, part of the City University of New York. Recruited to the University of Chicago in 1964, he eventually led the history department and was appointed to a named chair. He then moved to Duke University in 1983, as an appointee to a named chair in history. Provided by Wikipedia
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    by Franklin, John Hope, 1915-2009
    Published 1992
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    by Franklin, John Hope, 1915-2009
    Published 1969
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    by Franklin, John Hope, 1915-2009
    Published 1976
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    by Franklin, John Hope, 1915-2009
    Published 1976
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    by Franklin, John Hope, 1915-2009
    Published 1962
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    by Franklin, John Hope, 1915-2009
    Published 1999
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    by Franklin, John Hope, 1915-2009
    Published 1956
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    by Franklin, John Hope, 1915-2009
    Published 2005
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    by Franklin, John Hope, 1915-2009
    Published 2006
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    by Franklin, John Hope, 1915-2009
    Published 1965
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    by Franklin, John Hope, 1915-2009
    Published 1993
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    Published 2003
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    Published 1982
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