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Excerpt from Oral History Interview with Darhyl Boone, December 5, 2000. Interview K-0246. Southern Oral History Program Collection (#4007) See Entire Interview >>

Many residents were pleased with the construction of US 23

Boone remembers exploring as a child and finding survey stakes for US 23, which was eventually built. Although the road took a while to construct, Boone remembers a sense of inevitability about it, and despite concerns, residents were pleased to gain such easy access to Asheville.

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Oral History Interview with Darhyl Boone, December 5, 2000. Interview K-0246. Southern Oral History Program Collection (#4007) in the Southern Oral History Program Collection, Southern Historical Collection, Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

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