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Selim Franklin
Number of games in database: 10
Years covered: 1858 to 1884
Overall record: +2 -5 =3 (35.0%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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(born 1814, died 1884, 70 years old) United Kingdom (federation/nationality United States of America)

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 page 1 of 1; 10 games  PGN Download 
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. D S Roberts vs S Franklin 1-0561858California Chess CongressD30 Queen's Gambit Declined
2. S Franklin vs D S Roberts  1-0231858(T1) San FranciscoC01 French, Exchange
3. S Franklin vs D S Roberts 0-1441858California Chess CongressA34 English, Symmetrical
4. S Franklin vs D S Roberts  ½-½601858(T1) San FranciscoB01 Scandinavian
5. S Franklin vs D S Roberts  ½-½511858(T1) San FranciscoA34 English, Symmetrical
6. D S Roberts vs S Franklin  1-0491858(T1) San FranciscoC01 French, Exchange
7. D S Roberts vs S Franklin  ½-½381858(T1) San FranciscoB40 Sicilian
8. D S Roberts vs S Franklin  0-1291858(T1) San FranciscoC31 King's Gambit Declined, Falkbeer Counter Gambit
9. Zukertort vs S Franklin 1-0321884Blindfold simulC25 Vienna
10. Zukertort vs S Franklin 1-0201884San FranciscoC28 Vienna Game
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  GrahamClayton: AS well as competing in the 1858 California Chess congress, Franklin was also the President of the Congress. Franklin had emigrated from London to San Fransisco in 1849.
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