Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Changing of Parkway Name Brings Wave of Objections (page 2 of 2)
Date February 23, 1952
Description Continued from page 1 of 2

Newspaper article discusses the outcry of objections against re-naming the Blue Ridge Parkway in honor of Robert L. Doughton. Opposing opinions came from Virginians, North Carolinians, and Robert Doughton himself.
Creator Organization Raleigh News and Observer
Tags Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.)
Doughton, Robert Lee
Credit North Carolina Collection, Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill