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Title Morton Claims Park Service Trying to 'Steal' Mountain
Date March 8, 1962
Description Newspaper article discusses the dispute between Hugh Morton and the National Park Service regarding the proposed route for the Blue Ridge Parkway near Grandfather Mountain.
Location Location Name: Grandfather Mountain
Parkway Milepost: None
Latitude: 36.111239
Longitude: -81.8114991
Creator Organization Raleigh News and Observer
Tags Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.)
Evans, Merrill
Grandfather Mountain (N.C.)
Morton, Hugh
National Park Service
Credit North Carolina Collection, Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill