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Title Letter from Heriot Clarkson to Francis O. Clarkson
Date February 27, 1939
Description Refers to another article that Clarkson believes put the Switzerland Company in unfavorable light. He also discusses getting together with [Carol] Taliaferro to make some demands of the park service and with John McBee to review the Virginia sections of the parkway and to refute the article.
Commentary The article Clarkson refers to may be "Parkway Policies" from the Tri-County News, Feb. 9, 1939. Box 11.
Location Location Name: Little Switzerland
Parkway Milepost: 330.8
Latitude: 35.849672
Longitude: -82.091147
Creator Individual Heriot Clarkson
Tags Clarkson, Francis O.
Little Switzerland (N.C.)
National Park Service
Public opinion
Credit Francis O. Clarkson Papers, #3275, Southern Historical Collection, The Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.