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Excerpt from Oral History Interview with Billy Ray Hall, January 20, 2000. Interview K-0509. Southern Oral History Program Collection (#4007) See Entire Interview >>

The challenge and expense of restoring flood-damaged farmland

Hall discusses the costs of restoring washed-out land for farming. This passage is interesting because it indicates the extent of flooding damage and the scale of the recovery process. The actual land must be replaced.

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Oral History Interview with Billy Ray Hall, January 20, 2000. Interview K-0509. 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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