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(982) Franklina

Reference work entry

Discovered 1922 May 21 by H. E. Wood at Johannesburg.

Named by the discoverer in honor of the late John Franklin Adams (1843–1912), British amateur astronomer and author of stellar maps. (H 94)

Franklin Adams is also honored by planet  (1925).

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