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Title Letter from Heriot Clarkson to E. L. McKee (Page 1 of 2)
Date April 11, 1939
Description Clarkson writes to McKee at the State Highway Commission after the Switzerland Company's victory in court. He reviews the history of the case and asks McKee not to pursue a costly appeal. Clarkson asks that McKee and R. Getty Browning meet at Little Switzerland to try to come to a compromise. Continued on page 2 of 2
Commentary Box 11.
Location Location Name: Little Switzerland
Parkway Milepost: 330.8
Latitude: 35.849672
Longitude: -82.091147
Creator Individual Heriot Clarkson
Tags Browning, R. Getty
Lawsuits
Letters
Little Switzerland (N.C.)
McKee, E.L.
State Highway and Public Works Commission
Switzerland Company
Credit Francis O. Clarkson Papers, #3275, Southern Historical Collection, The Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.