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Excerpt from Oral History Interview with Steve Holland, December 16, 1999. Interview K-0510. Southern Oral History Program Collection (#4007) See Entire Interview >>

Financial troubles endure for those hurt by Hurricane Floyd

Holland uses the example of debris removal to illustrate the continuing financial difficulties of those hurt by the flood. At the time of the interview, the state is about to stop collecting debris, and Holland thinks many people won't be able to afford continuing the process on their own. Whether or not they anticipated flooding, they simply do not have the money to recover.

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Oral History Interview with Steve Holland, December 16, 1999. Interview K-0510. 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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