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Franklin Parker, 1921-& Betty J. Parker, 1929-, Access Their Writings.

Parker Writings, Franklin Parker, 1921- and Betty J. Parker, 1929-, bfparker@frontiernet.net PO Box 406, Pleasant Hill, TN 38578 USA.   Click on first entry, wait, read, close. Same for second and remaining.   http://bfparker.diaryland.com/older.html   https://bfparker.wordpress.com/2006/05/03/9/     https://mobile.twitter.com/bfparkerress.com/2013/08/14/285/   https://bfparker.wordpress.com/2013/08/14/285/     https://plus.google.com/108389025255344790596/posts   https://plus.google.com/101830241561694817852/posts   https://www.scribd.com/document/22347995/Cremin-Lawrence-Arthur-1925-1990-U-S-Educational-Historian-bfparker-frontiernet-net   http://fparkeronpeabody.blogspot.com/2014/06/adolf-hitler-1889-1945-today-germany_19.html   http://bfparker.over-blog.com/article-bill-and-hillary-clinton-what-if…     https://www.scribd.com/document/175998922/Parker-Franklin-Writings-on-George-Peabody-1795-1869 […]

CHRISTMAS 2015 Franklin & Betty Parker, Fletcher House, Uplands Village, PO Box 406, Pleasant Hill, TN 38578 bfparker@frontiernet.net

CHRISTMAS 2015 Franklin & Betty Parker, Fletcher House, Uplands Village, PO Box 406, Pleasant Hill, TN 38578 bfparker@frontiernet.net Married June 12, 1950 (65 years). At Uplands 21 years. *JAN. 29, 2015: New Uplands van was dedicated, with Frank’s picture, head and shoulders in swimming pool, on outside Van window. *FEB. 22 through early March: Local historic ice […]

“Minorities’ Protests in the 1960s, the 20th Century’s Most Tumultuous Decade.”

“Franklin and Betty J. Parker Dialogue, Monday, June 15, 2015, Uplands Village, Pleasant Hill, TN. bfparker@frontiernet.net Betty: Our topic is “Minorities’ Protests in the 1960s, the 20th Century’s Most Tumultuous Decade.” Frank: It is based on the book The Liberal Hour: [subtitle] Washington and the Politics of Change in the 1960s. Its authors are two […]

Minorities Protests in the 1960s, the 20th Century’s Most Tumultuous Decade

Franklin and Betty J. Parker Dialogue, Monday, June 15, 2015, Uplands Village, Pleasant Hill, TN. bfparker@frontiernet.net   Betty: Our topic is “Minorities’ Protests in the 1960s, the 20th Century’s Most Tumultuous Decade.” Frank: It is based on the book The Liberal Hour: [subtitle] Washington and the Politics of Change in the 1960s. Its authors are two […]

Christmas Letter 2014, by Franklin & Betty Parker, bfparker@frontiernet.net

 Christmas  Letter 2014 Franklin & Betty J. Parker, 40 Fletcher Drive, Apt. 206, Pleasant Hill, TN 38578, bfparker@frontiernet.net, Phone: 931-277-3268 Yes, Virginia. There IS a Santa Claus “DEAR EDITOR, ” 8 year old Virginia wrote, just before Christmas, 1897, 117 years ago, to the Editor of The New York Sun,  “Some of my little friends say […]

Adolf Hitler (1889-1945): “Today Germany, Tomorrow the World.”

Adolf Hitler (1889-1945): “Today Germany, Tomorrow the World.” Based on 1-Andrew Nagorski, Hitlerland: American Eyewitnesses to the Nazi Rise to Power, 2012. 2-William L. Shirer, Rise and Fall of the Third Reich: A History of Nazi Germany, 1960, & Related Sources. Dialogue Given at Uplands, Adshead, Pleasant Hill, TN, June 16, 2014, by Franklin and […]

1of 3: Franklin, 1921- Curriculum Vitae (Life Work)…

1 of 3 Parts: “Parker, Franklin, 1921- Curriculum Vitae (Life Work): Graduate of, University Positions Held, Subjects Taught, Honors Awarded, Research Done, Published Books, Chapters in Books, Journal Articles, Book Reviews.” By Franklin Parker, With Betty J. Parker, P.O. Box 406, Pleasant Hill, TN 38578. E mail: bfparker@frontiernet.net VITAE PREFACE : Authors’ heartfelt thanks to […]

“Ted and Donna Braun’s 60th Wedding Anniversary Celebration, Held Aug. 8, 2013, Uplands Village,

“Ted and Donna Braun’s 60th Wedding Anniversary Celebration, Held Aug. 8, 2013, Uplands Village, Pleasant Hill, TN,” by Franklin and Betty J. Parker, bfparker@frontiernet.net Betty Parker remembering Ted and Donna Braun as neighbors: Living with Donna Braun in the house Ted Braun’s parents built, Ted ten years ago  (2003) became our Heritage neighborhood representative to […]

“Roger Duwayne Knight (Dec. 1, 1933-May 22, 2013) Memorial, July 13, 2013, Uplands Village, Pleasant Hill, TN.”

“Roger Duwayne Knight (Dec. 1, 1933-May 22, 2013) Memorial, July 13, 2013, Uplands Village, Pleasant Hill, TN,” by Franklin Parker and Betty J. Parker, bfparker@frontiernet.net Betty Parker and I appreciate sharing our brief thoughts of beloved friend Roger D. Knight. Roger’s gift in friendship is best described in Shakespeare’s Hamlet as (Quote): “The friends thou […]

2 of 3 Parts: “Parker, Franklin, 1921- Curriculum Vitae (Life Work): Graduate of, University Positions Held, Subjects Taught, Honors Awarded, Research Done, Published Books, Chapters in Books, Journal Articles, Book Reviews.”

2 of 3 Parts: “Parker, Franklin, 1921- Curriculum Vitae (Life Work): Graduate of, University Positions Held, Subjects Taught, Honors Awarded, Research Done, Published Books, Chapters in Books, Journal Articles, Book Reviews.” By Franklin Parker, With Betty J. Parker, P.O. Box 406, Pleasant Hill, TN 38578. E mail: bfparker@frontiernet.net 72. Harl R. Douglass, Trends and Issues […]

Concluding Part 3 of 3 Parts: “Parker, Franklin, 1921- Curriculum Vitae (Life Work): Graduate of, University Positions Held, Subjects Taught, Honors Awarded, Research Done, Published Books, Chapters in Books, Journal Articles, Book Reviews.”

Concluding Part 3 of 3 Parts: “Parker, Franklin, 1921- Curriculum Vitae (Life Work): Graduate of, University Positions Held, Subjects Taught, Honors Awarded, Research Done, Published Books, Chapters in Books, Journal Articles, Book Reviews.” By Franklin Parker, With Betty J. Parker, P.O. Box 406, Pleasant Hill, TN 38578. E mail: bfparker@frontiernet.net 190. “Student Protest . . […]

“Bill and Hillary Clinton; What if Hillary Becomes President in 2016?

“Bill and Hillary Clinton; What if Hillary Becomes President in 2016?” By Franklin and Betty J. Parker, bfparker@frontiernet.net, Dialogue Given at Uplands Village, Pleasant Hill, TN, Monday, June 17, 2013.   FRANK: Hold onto your seat folks; it’s going to be a bumpy, sexy story about Bill and Hillary Clinton. We chose to review William […]

1 of 14 Parts: George Peabody (1795-1869): A-Z Handbook of the Massachusetts-Born Merchant in the South, London-Based Banker, and Philanthropist’s Life, Influence, and Related People, Places, Events, and Institutions.

1 of 14 Parts: George Peabody (1795-1869): A-Z Handbook of the Massachusetts-Born Merchant in the South, London-Based Banker, and Philanthropist’s Life, Influence, and Related People, Places, Events, and Institutions. By Franklin Parker & Betty J. Parker, bfparker@frontiernet.net This work updates and expands Franklin Parker, George Peabody, A Biography (Nashville, Tenn.: Vanderbilt Univ. Press, ©1971, revised […]

Franklin Delano Roosevelt (1882-1945), Man of Destiny,” By Franklin and Betty J. Parker.

 Franklin Delano Roosevelt (1882-1945), Man of Destiny,” By Franklin and Betty J. Parker, from best available sources, Book Review Dialogue, Uplands Retirement Village, Pleasant Hill, TN, Monday, September 20, 2010.  bfparker@frontiernet We chose Franklin Delano Roosevelt (FDR) because we lived through his presidency and the two worst 20th century crises he faced, the 1930s Depression […]

 Franklin  & Betty J. Parker Christmas 2012 Message. bfparker@frontiernet.net             One Christmas 2012 surprise was to find Alabama-born Betty’s biographical sketch in Alabama Authors (to access: copy, paste on browser, click on): http://www.lib.ua.edu/Alabama_Authors/?p=1861          If the last-minute end-of-2012 Obama/Republican-Congress fiscal-cutting compromise holds, let’s hope it will join such high liberal moments as: Lincoln’s 13th Amendment salvaging the […]

Franklin/Betty Parker Christmas 2012

Franklin  & Betty J. Parker             63 Heritage Loop, Crossville, TN 38571.                              bfparker@frontiernet.net                             Phone: 931-277-3268.           Our nicest Christmas 2012 surprise was to find for the first time Betty J. Parker’s bio-sketch in Alabama Authors: http://www.lib.ua.edu/Alabama_Authors/?p=1861             As of early Dec. 2012 the momentous Obama/Republican Congress fiscal-cutting battle rages.  If successful and if […]

“Franklin Parker, 1921- Curriculum Vitae (Life Work): Graduate of, University Positions Held, Subjects “Franklin Parker, 1921- Curriculum Vitae (Life Work): Graduate of, University Positions Held, Subjects Taught, Honors Awarded, Research Done, Published Books, Chapters in Books, Journal Articles, Book Reviews.”

TITLE: “Franklin Parker, 1921- Curriculum Vitae (Life Work): Graduate of, University Positions Held, Subjects, etc. By Franklin Parker, With Betty J. Parker, 63 Heritage Loop, Crossville, TN 38571-8270. Phone (931) 277-3268 E mail: bfparker@frontiernet.net   FAX (931) 277-5396 (marked: “For Franklin Parker,  Uplands Retirement Village, TN, phone 931-277-3268”).   VITAE PREFACE No one advances without […]

“General Robert E. Lee (1807-70) and Philanthropist George Peabody (1795-1869) at White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia, July 23-August 30, 1869.”

  “General Robert E. Lee (1807-70) and Philanthropist George Peabody (1795-1869) at White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia, July 23-August 30, 1869.”   By Franklin Parker and Betty J. Parker, 63 Heritage Loop, Crossville, TN 38571-8270. Email bfparker@frontiernet.net The hot spring health spas of Virginia were the first gathering places of southern and northern elites after the […]

How Research on George Peabody (1795-1869) Changed Our Lives, by Franklin Parker and Betty J. Parker, bfparker@frontiernet.net

bfparker@frontiernet.net We met at Berea College near Lexington, KY, Sept. 1946, were married June 12, 1950.  Frank attended the University of Illinois Graduate School, Urbana, 1949-50, for the M.S. degree.  We both first taught at Ferrum College near Roanoke, VA , 1950-52. We did additional graduate study at George Peabody College for Teachers, adjoining the […]

“How Eleanor R…

“How Eleanor Roosevelt (1884-1962) Became First Lady of the World,” by Betty and Franklin Parker, bfparker@frontiernet.net  Dialogue Given 14 April 2012, Cumberland Mountain Park, Crossville, TN, to the Eleanor Roosevelt Society Fund Raiser. Frank:  Greetings to Eleanor Roosevelt Society members and guests.  I am Franklin Parker, Introducer and Questioner for this 15 minute dialogue on […]

“Eleanor Roosevelt’s (1884-1962) Influence on Franklin Delano Roosevelt (1882-1945): An Estranged Marriage Turned Political Partnership That Changed History.”

“Eleanor Roosevelt’s (1884-1962) Influence on Franklin Delano Roosevelt (1882-1945): An Estranged Marriage Turned Political Partnership That Changed History.”  Franklin and Betty J. Parker Dialogue, Given February 20, 2012, Uplands Book Review Group, Pleasant Hill, TN, bfparker@frontiernet.net   Betty:  Greetings.  Thank you for being here.   Frank:  This review follows and enlarges on our earlier [Sept. […]