President's Letter to Newspaper

TitlePresident's Letter to Newspaper
Publication TypeMagazine Article
Year of Publication1995
AuthorsFox, Larry D.
MagazineSmoky Mountain Historical Society Journal and Newsletter
Issue Number2
Date Publishedsummer
SubjectsPark development -- Land acquisition, Tourism

Reprints a letter to the editor on the topic of possibly charging entrance fees to the GSMNP, in response to an editorial in the Mountain Press of Sevierville, Tennessee on June 20, 1995. Recalls the process of acquiring land and the solemn promises made to the evicted residents as arguments against charging fees. Includes the original editorial on page 10.


Full text is available to members of the Smoky Mountain Historical Society.