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Title State to Resist Clarkson Claims (page 1 of 2)
Date December 17, 1938
Description Newspaper article discusses the escalation of the disputed worth of the Little Switzerland lands claimed by both Justice Heriot Clarkson and the State Highway and Public Works Commission. Following an appraisal committee report, the State Highway and Public Works Commission planned to appeal the stated amount to the Superior Court.

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Location Location Name: Little Switzerland
Parkway Milepost: 330.8
Latitude: 35.849672
Longitude: -82.091147
Creator Organization Raleigh News and Observer
Tags Blue Ridge Parkway--Planning
Blue Ridge Parkway--Right-of-way
Clarkson, Heriot
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.)
Little Switzerland (N.C.)
State Highway and Public Works Commission
Switzerland Company
Credit North Carolina Collection, Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill