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Title Opposition Intensified: Toll Plan Branded 'Breaking Faith'
Title Note Page 1
Date March 1, 1958
Description Opposition to proposed toll for traveling on the Parkway. Article highlights opposition of the state fighting against the Interior Department to block this development. Congressmen mentioned: Sens. Ervin and Scott, Reps. Shuford and Jonas Fred Seaton Conrad L. Wirth Governor Hodges
Commentary One of many articles within a short period of time about the proposed Parkway toll.
Location Location Name: Asheville
Parkway Milepost: None
Latitude: 35.60095
Longitude: -82.55402
Creator Organization Asheville Citizen Times
Tags Asheville (N.C.)
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.)
Toll roads
Credit North Carolina Collection, Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill