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Title Letter from Francis O. Clarkson to J. C. B. Ehringhaus
Date July 28, 1938
Description Discusses reply that will be sent to newspapers-particularly Charles Parker of the News & Observer- in response to Charles Ross's (attorney for the Highway Commission) "personal attacks". Refers to legal team Guy Carswell, Mr. McBee, and Mr. Berry and their efforts in lawsuit.
Commentary Signals the beginning of exchanges in the newspapers that would last into the fall of 1938. Box 10, folder 539.
Location Location Name: Little Switzerland
Parkway Milepost: 330.8
Latitude: 35.849672
Longitude: -82.091147
Creator Individual Francis O. Clarkson
Tags Ehringhaus, J.C.B. (John Christoph Blucher)
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.