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Title Letter from Heriot Clarkson to Francis O. Clarkson
Date November 23, 1939
Description In this letter Judge Clarkson urges Francis to contact Jonathan Daniels, editor of the News and Observer, to see why a letter had not yet been printed in the paper. An edited copy of the letter shows it was a response to an article in the News and Observer on Nov. 15, 1939 titled "State Parkway Spending". Judge Clarkson reiterates his desire to "keep the records straight" and protect his family's name.
Commentary Box 10, folder 539.
Location Location Name: Little Switzerland
Parkway Milepost: 330.8
Latitude: 35.849672
Longitude: -82.091147
Creator Individual Heriot Clarkson
Tags Clarkson, Francis O.
Daniels, Jonathan
Little Switzerland (N.C.)
Public opinion
Credit Francis O. Clarkson Papers, #3275, Southern Historical Collection, The Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.