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Travel to St. Helena Island, S.C., where Gullah / Geechee residents farm and fish much the way their ancestors have on the island for centuries. The Gullah Project. Directed by Denise McGill. Trailer Edited by Lee Ann Kornegay. Music by Djolibu Don music group.
The Penn Center has been a school for freed slaves, a retreat for Martin Luther King, Jr., a training ground for Peace Corps volunteers and a community action center for the residents of St. Helena Island, S.C. Walter Mack served as Executive Director of what is now the Penn Center National Historic Land District. Just … Continue reading Penn Center History