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Title Parkway Route Meets Dispute
Date July 22, 1939
Description Newspaper article discusses some of the dissent surrounding the lands acquired from the Cherokee Indians for the Blue Ridge Parkway. It includes statements from R. Getty Browning, F.B. Bauer, and Alice Jamieson.
Location Location Name: Cherokee Indian Reservation
Parkway Milepost: None
Latitude: 35.4742656
Longitude: -83.3148742
Creator Organization Raleigh News and Observer
Tags Bauer, Fred
Blue Ridge Parkway--Planning
Blue Ridge Parkway--Right-of-way
Browning, R. Getty
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.)
Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians of North Carolina
Credit North Carolina Collection, Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill