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John Hope Franklin (1915 - 2009)

John Hope Franklin
Born in Rentiesville, Oklahoma, United Statesmap
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Died in Durham, North Carolina, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 31 Jan 2018
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john Hope Franklin was an American historian and a former president of Phi Beta Kappa, the Organization of American Historians, the American Historical Association, and the Southern Historical Association. He was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 1995.

John was born in 1915. He passed away in 2009.

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  • Wikipedia contributors, "John Hope Franklin," Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia, (accessed January 31, 2018).
  • "United States Census, 1920," database with images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 13 February 2019), John H Franklin in household of Buck C Franklin, Checotah, McIntosh, Oklahoma, United States; citing ED 41, sheet 9A, line 14, family 161, NARA microfilm publication T625 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1992), roll 1471; FHL microfilm 1,821,471.
  • "United States Census, 1930," database with images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 13 February 2019), John H Franklin in household of B C Franklin, Tulsa, Tulsa, Oklahoma, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 60, sheet 4B, line 82, family 108, NARA microfilm publication T626 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002), roll 1934; FHL microfilm 2,341,668.
  • "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 ," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 28 November 2018), John Hope Franklin and Aurelia Whittington, 11 Jun 1940; citing Wayne, North Carolina, United States, p. , North Carolina State Archives Division of Archives and History; FHL microfilm .

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