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Excerpt from Oral History Interview with Bernice Cavenaugh and Betsy Easter, December 8, 1999. Interview K-0279. Southern Oral History Program Collection (#4007) See Entire Interview >>

Flooding unites an already close-knit community, perhaps too much

Easter believes that the flooding drew the community together, although she thinks it was already a bit too close-knit for her tastes. She reluctantly returned to the area after twenty-five years and did her best to isolate herself from her neighbors, but found that the flood reintegrated her into the community.

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Oral History Interview with Bernice Cavenaugh and Betsy Easter, December 8, 1999. Interview K-0279. 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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