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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 >>

Relying on local assistance for flood relief

Jenny and Aaron Cavenaugh describe how church groups and other community members helped them rebuild, including a local car dealer who lent them a truck. When the Cavenaughs describe receiving help from outside sources, they consistently refer to local, individual assistance rather than government help.

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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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