Gene on discovering family in Georgia 06-09-2024

Gene (98) describes looking for—and finding—relatives in a small town in Georgia. This included Elizabeth Wiley Johnson; they corresponded for years until her death.

A Meeting on the Other Side of the Low Country Pt. 2

Helen Ladson interviews fellow Gullah Geechee descendant, Lorie Bryant, during a community meeting held in New Orleans, Louisiana. Lorie shares how spending time with her family inspired her love for community and teaching others life skills.

A Meeting on the Other Side of the Low Country Pt. 1

Helen Ladson interviews fellow Gullah Geechee descendant, Lorie Bryant, during a community gathering in New Orleans, Louisiana. Lorie shares her memories of growing up in the Gullah Geechee nation and how those experiences have impacted her daily work in building...

Steve Desroches, Christopher McCary and John Sullivan

Christopher McCary (63) and John Sullivan (56) became unexpected celebrities when they traveled from Anniston, Alabama to Provincetown, Massachusetts to get married on May 17, 2004. Celebrating their 20th wedding anniversary they talk about that day with Steve Desroches (49),...