Louisiana Sea Grant Coastal Changes Oral History Project | National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

Louisiana Sea Grant Coastal Changes Oral History Project

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    Principal Investigator:
    Roy Kron, Dianne Lindstedt
  • The goal of the project is to document through oral history how coastal changes like sea level rise, erosion, increased flooding, and disappearing wetlands are affecting the people and the culture in the region. 

Interviewee Description Interviewer Date of Interview Location of Interview Affiliation Collection
Norris Price

Interview with Norris Price in Chauvin, Louisiana.

Carl Brasseaux, Don Davis Chauvin, LA Louisiana Sea Grant Louisiana Sea Grant Coastal Changes Oral History Project
Cokie Rathborne

Interview with Cokie Rathborne and Greg Lier in Harvey Canal, Louisiana.

Carl Brasseaux, Don Davis, Roy Kron Harvey Canal, LA Louisiana Sea Grant Louisiana Sea Grant Coastal Changes Oral History Project
Greg Lier

Interview with Cokie Rathborne and Greg Lier in Harvey Canal, Louisiana.

Carl Brasseaux, Don Davis, Roy Kron Harvey Canal, LA Louisiana Sea Grant Louisiana Sea Grant Coastal Changes Oral History Project
Jay Thornhill

Jodie Avail and Jay Thornhill discusses the origin and history of Dupuy’s Oyster Shop. They talk about the diversification of the menu and the oyster dealers.

Carl Brasseaux Abbeville, LA Louisiana Sea Grant Louisiana Sea Grant Coastal Changes Oral History Project
Jodie Avail

Jodie Avail and Jay Thornhill discusses the origin and history of Dupuy’s Oyster Shop. They talk about the diversification of the menu and the oyster dealers.

Carl Brasseaux Abbeville, LA Louisiana Sea Grant Louisiana Sea Grant Coastal Changes Oral History Project
Tootsie Theriot

Interview with Eugene Theriot.  He discusses the shrimp factory, shrimp drying platforms, ice boats, hurricanes, canneries, manila village, fur trapping, oysters, seabreeze, kerosene, prohibition, storm of 1926, and shrimp strikes.

Paula Ouder, Roy Kron Intracoastal City, LA Louisiana Sea Grant Louisiana Sea Grant Coastal Changes Oral History Project
Eugene Theriot

Interview with Eugene Theriot.  He discusses the shrimp factory, shrimp drying platforms, ice boats, hurricanes, canneries, manila village, fur trapping, oysters, seabreeze, kerosene, prohibition, storm of 1926, and shrimp strikes.

Paula Ouder, Roy Kron Intracoastal City, LA Louisiana Sea Grant Louisiana Sea Grant Coastal Changes Oral History Project
Mark Staton

Interview with Mark Staton in Lafayette, Louisiana.

Carl Brasseaux, Don Davis Lafayette, LA Louisiana Sea Grant Louisiana Sea Grant Coastal Changes Oral History Project
Reuben St. Pierre

Interview with Reuben St. Pierre in Grand Isle, Louisiana.

Earl Robichaux Grand Isle, LA Louisiana Sea Grant Louisiana Sea Grant Coastal Changes Oral History Project
Kerry St. Pe

Interview with Kerry St. Pe, Director, Barataria Terrebonne National Estuary Program, in Houma, Louisiana.

Paula Ouder, Roy Kron Houma, LA Louisiana Sea Grant Louisiana Sea Grant Coastal Changes Oral History Project

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