GULLAH GEECHEE SAVANNAH GA: UNDERSTANDING THE TRUE HISTORY OF SAVANNAH
The history of Savannah is, well, complicated. There is a history we hear most often, of a city founded in 1733 along the Savannah River, laid out in squares by founder General James Oglethorpe. But there is a whole lot more to the story of Savannah. It’s the story of the Gullah Geechee people. Before your next trip, take a moment to learn more about the Gullah Geechee Savannah GA history books have sometimes overlooked.