Tulsa To Dedicate John Hope Franklin Reconciliation Park


Thursday, October 21st 2010, 7:32 pm
By: News On 6


By Emory Bryan, News on 6

TULSA, Oklahoma -- The John Hope Franklin Reconciliation Park will be dedicated October 27th. The park, at 415 N. Detroit, is named for Franklin, a prominent historian who died in 2009.

5/13/2010 Related Story: New Sculpture Installed At John Hope Franklin Reconciliation Park

Reconciliation Park features elements that tell the story of the Tulsa Race Riot of 1921. It includes several large art pieces, including a 25-foot bronze sculpture called the Tower of Reconciliation.

Learn more about John Hope Franklin.