FILE - In a July 10, 2002 file photo, historian Edmund S. Morgan poses in the living room of his home in New Haven, Conn. organ, a leading scholar of the colonial era who helped reinvigorate the ... more 
FILE - In a July 10, 2002 file photo, historian Edmund S. Morgan poses in the living room of his home in New Haven, Conn. organ, a leading scholar of the colonial era who helped reinvigorate the reputations of the founding fathers, probed the country’s racial and religious origins and, in his 80s, wrote a best-selling biography of Benjamin Franklin, died Monday, July 8, 2013 at Yale-New Haven Hospital, where he was being treated for pneumonia, said his wife, Marie. He was 97. (AP Photo/Bob Child, File) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Bob Child, File
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