Gullah Geechee Cultural Heritage Corridor signs are popping up along Highway 17!
I first came across the photography of Meryl Truett when I was searching online for information about Highway 17, and I came across her 2008 Blurb book, "Highway 17 The Road Less Traveled". I was drawn to the images she included in the book, but love more.
Boaters on the Satilla River, Camden County, Georgia more.
Brought to America from rice-producing Sierra Leone and other surrounding countries, the enslaved Africans came from a wide variety of ethnic groups. For many of them, the first contact with the New World was Sullivan's Island -- just off Charleston, more.