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Title Grandfather Confrontation
Date June 2, 1962
Description Newspaper article discusses the debate between Hugh Morton and the Blue Ridge Parkway concerning development and construction near Grandfather Mountain.

Attached cartoon located on page 2 of 2
Location Location Name: Grandfather Mountain
Parkway Milepost: None
Latitude: 36.111239
Longitude: -81.8114991
Creator Organization Greensboro Daily News
Tags Blue Ridge Parkway--Planning
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.)
Grandfather Mountain (N.C.)
Morton, Hugh
Wirth, Conrad L.
Credit North Carolina Collection, Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill