Hugh Morton

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Episode 1: Summers in the Mountains - Episode 2: Adult Life and Grandfather Mountain

Episode 3: Fighting for Clean Air 

Hugh Morton’s visionary stewardship of North Carolina's Grandfather Mountain turned the scenic locale into one of the state’s premier tourist attractions. Additionally, from the mountains to the coast, the renowned photographer captured the state’s lush landscapes, becoming a friend and tireless promoter of the Tar Heel State's most beautiful destinations.

In Biographical Conversations With Hugh Morton, discover the many selfless contributions of this premier preservationist and naturalist. In three episodes, entitled ‘”Summer in the Mountains," "Adult Life & Grandfather Mountain," and “Fighting for Clean Air,” the series captures the many memories and milestones marking Morton’s life of exploration and conservation.

Biographical Conversations is supported by a grant from the A.J. Fletcher Foundation.

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