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Plaque Dedicated to Robert Maxwell Franklin, M.D., 1901-1941

Plaque dedicated to Dr. Franklin

Plaque dedicated to Dr. Franklin, on display in NYMC's Skyline Drive Building

Brief Biographical Sketch

Born: February 20, 1901, La Grange, TN
Died: December 5, 1941, New York, NY


NYMC History:

  • Clinician, Grasslands Hospital Tuberculosis Division, 1932 -1939¹


  • Received degrees from University of Kentucky & University of Tennessee, [n.d.]² 



  1. Herald Statesman, Friday December 5, 1941
  2. New York Times, December 6, 1941 via