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Shotgun houses can still be found in many small southern towns.
Though initially as popular with the middle class as with the poor,
the shotgun house became a symbol of poverty in the mid-20th century.
Opinion is now mixed: some houses are bulldozed due to urban renewal,
while others are beneficiaries of historic preservation and gentrification.