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Excerpt from Oral History Interview with Aaron and Jenny Cavenaugh, December 8, 1999. Interview K-0281. Southern Oral History Program Collection (#4007) See Entire Interview >>

Floodwaters rise surprisingly quickly

The Cavenaughs briefly describe the rising floodwaters, which rose suddenly and killed all their turkeys. The speed with which the water rose surprised the Cavenaughs, who were accustomed to watching it rise slowly up a measuring stick.

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Oral History Interview with Aaron and Jenny Cavenaugh, December 8, 1999. Interview K-0281. 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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