Photo Gallery: Daily Published Photos: February 23, 2012 12/31

New York artist Everett Raymond Kinstler, right,  is aided by Richard Ellwanger   in the unveiling  and dedication of portrait of Dr. John Hope Franklin in a ceremony at the state capitol on  Wednesday, Feb 22,  2012. Ellwanger is chairman of the State Capitol Preservation Commission.  Born in Rentiesville and a graduate of Booker T. Washington High School in Tulsa, Franklin went on to become a nationally recognized historian, author  and civil rights advocate. He was a lifelong educator.  Franklin died in 2009. Photo by Jim Beckel, The Oklahoman