Smokies 75th Anniversary

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Superintendent Dale Ditmanson after the ceremony

Interior Secretary Ken Salazar

Gov. Phil Bredesen (D-Tenn.)

Dolly's uncle Bill Owens, whom she singled out for recognition during her closing remarks for his efforts to restore the American chestnut tree.

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