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Title Clarkson Explains Switzerland Suit
Title Note Letter to the Charlotte Observer
Date October 21, 1938
Description Francis O. Clarkson, as president of the Switzerland Company, responds to an article in the Charlotte Observer "Parkway Suit Dismissed" from Oct. 20, 1938. In particular, Clarkson takes offense to the Switzerland Company's suit being called "frivolous," pointing out that the court dismissed the State Highway Commission's appeal as frivolous.
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
Creator Organization Charlotte Observer
Tags Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.)
Lawsuits
Little Switzerland (N.C.)
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.