was named in honor of the eminent African American educator, John Hope, and he also shares the surname of the iconic founding father, Benjamin Franklin
, whose Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin
is addressed to "Dear Son," by which he meant the youth of America Similarly, John Hope Franklin
dedicates his autobiography "To all my students.
Runaway America: Benjamin Franklin
, Slavery, and the American Revolution.
You may have read about the scientist's most famous experiment: During a thunderstorm in 1752, Franklin
flew a kite with a metal key attached to its string.
Those crazy days are gone, however, because Orgeron's replacement, Jethro Franklin
, brought a teaching style that immediately earned the respect and perhaps as importantly, the admiration of the defensive line.
Born in 1706, Benjamin Franklin
wore many hats throughout his life.
, the Black Church, and the Transformation of America by Nick Salvatore Little, Brown and Company, February 2005 $27.
The mother state's mood toward Franklin
vacillated between wrath and reconciliation.
JS&A), serving Franklin
Township Public Schools as Construction Manager, topped-out the $61-million Franklin
High School project.
I was in the city to assist (I love that French term for attending a performance; it sounds so positive and helpful)at the celebration of the fortieth anniversary of the Cincinnati Ballet's founding with a performance (see Reviews, page 50) honoring 88-year-old Frederic Franklin
, a former artistic director of the company, and the troupe with which Franklin
will always be associated, the Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo.
Graham was a late bloomer who only recently stepped up to the task of filling his dad's huge shoes.
In this handsomely produced book David Franklin
meticulously details Rosso's career from the artist's early training to his trip to Venice and subsequent departure for France in 1530.
In August 1988, Roberta Franklin
sent a letter to the administrator of her former employer's pension plans, and a letter to her former employer (Thornton), as trustee of the plans, requesting distribution of her plan interests.
Templeton Investments today announced that this month marks the 30th anniversary of its Franklin
Municipal Bond Department, the nation's largest municipal bond fund manager1 with over $53 billion in municipal bond assets under management.
Long before Ben Franklin
took up the cause of American independence, he was known as a scientist, an inventor, and a scholar.
I'm Ben Franklin
,'' the Studio City actor will say.