Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Letter from Francis O. Clarkson to E. B. Jeffress
Date December 26, 1938
Description Clarkson encloses a copy of a letter he wrote to Earle Godbey, editor of the Greensboro Daily News, that responded to a Dec. 15, 1938 article "Note on the Mountains." He calls on Jeffress status as a "mountain man" to make sure the letter is printed in his newspaper.
Commentary Box 10, folder 539.
Location Location Name: Little Switzerland
Parkway Milepost: 330.8
Latitude: 35.849672
Longitude: -82.091147
Creator Individual Francis O. Clarkson
Tags Godbey, Earle
Jeffress, E.B. (Edwin Bedford)
Little Switzerland (N.C.)
Public opinion
Switzerland Company
Credit Francis O. Clarkson Papers, #3275, Southern Historical Collection, The Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.