John Hope Franklin-Historian, Teacher, Civil Rights Leader
The country's most revered scholar of African-American history died yesterday at Duke University Hospital in Durham, N.C. The cause of death for John Hope Franklin, 94, was listed as congestive heart failure.
Walter Dellinger has written a moving personal recollection of Franklin in today's Washington Post.
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