Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Senator Smith to Respect Doughton Parkway Wishes
Date February 27, 1952
Description Newspaper article announces North Carolina Senator Willis Smith's intention to comply with Robert L. Doughton's wishes for the Blue Ridge Parkway to retain its traditional name.
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