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Title: Douglas Letter to Honorable McKay
Author: Douglas, William
Date: 04/22/1954

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Bibliographic Metadata

Author: Douglas, William
Title: Douglas Letter to Honorable McKay
Date: 04/22/1954
Archive: Special Collections, Gelman Library, George Washington University
Collection name: C & O Canal Association Papers
Document location: Box 7, Folder 20, Item 1
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Descriptive Metadata

Editorial notes:
Description: A letter from Justice Douglas to Secretary of the Interior McKay containing proposals from the C & O Canal Committee. The proposals included preserving the canal for historic reasons, keeping it part of the National Park systems, developing it for recreation, and suggestions for the roadway.
Subjects: Chesapeake & Ohio Canal Association;; C & O Canal (Md. and Washington, D.C.);; Chesapeake and Ohio Canal (Md. and Washington, D.C.);; Douglas, William O. (William Orville), 1898-1980;; McKay, Douglas, 1893-1959

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Date scanned: 02/22/2006
Person scanning: T Carter and M. Brach
Date converted: 02/22/2006
Person converting: T Carter and M. Brach
Scanner used: Fujitsu fi-4220C
OCR program: PixEdit 7 Rev. 7.3.6
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