Shrimp Tales | National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

Shrimp Tales

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    Principal Investigator:
    Roy Kron
Interviewee Description Interviewer Date of Interview Location of Interview Affiliation Collection
Cecile Robin

Cecile Robin married into a family of fishermen. She explores some of the wives tales associated with fishing in south Louisiana.

Unknown St. Bernard Parish, LA Louisiana Sea Grant Shrimp Tales
Herb Bennerfield

The Rev. Herb Bennerfield presides over the annual Blessing of the Fleet in Delcambre. He describes what the shrimp festival and fishery mean to one small town.

Unknown Delcambre, LA Louisiana Sea Grant Shrimp Tales
Wilson Acosta

Wilson Acosta has been fishing since he was a boy.  Now in his 60's, he is considering selling his boat and retiring.

Unknown Morgan City, LA Louisiana Sea Grant Shrimp Tales