John Hope Franklin has remained dedicated to the truth about race in America for more than 40 years

April 1998
Jet;04/13/98, Vol. 93 Issue 20, p34
Focuses on historian John Hope Franklin. His appointment as head of `One America in the 21st Century: The President's Initiative on Race'; His more than 100 honorary degrees from distinguished institutions of higher education; The 22 books he has written or edited; His masterpiece `From Slavery to Freedom: A History of African Americans.'; His background; His personal life.


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