John Freeman is a native San Franciscan, who received his BA in History from the University of San Francisco and Master’s Degree from San Francisco State University. After 35 years of teaching in San Francisco Pubic High Schools, John retired to pursue his passion, researching and sharing fascinating local history. John has published numerous articles, consulted for museum exhibits, and offered input on several historic novels set in San Francisco. He has also been a student at Fromm since 2012. This will be the fifth course he has taught at Fromm.