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Excerpt from Oral History Interview with Richard Lee Hoffman, November 8, 2000. Interview K-0505. Southern Oral History Program Collection (#4007) See Entire Interview >>

A fading sense of community in Madison County

Hoffman says that the sense of community in Madison County has faded. There are more people, and those people do not depend on one another as they once did. Institutions like churches and schools, however, continue to play a strong role in fostering community interaction.

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Oral History Interview with Richard Lee Hoffman, November 8, 2000. Interview K-0505. 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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