Savannah, GA | National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

Savannah, GA

Interviewee Description Interviewer Date of Interview Location of Interview Affiliation Collection
Otis Hayward

He discussed how his family were commercial fisherman. His father (Thomas Hayward) and his brother (Thomas Johnson) were a commercial fisherman and the primary catch was shrimp. How his father's teachings helped as a fisherman and stirred his life into the political direction. Family on his fathers side were shrimpers and family on his mothers side were commercial fisherman.

Dionne Hoskins Savannah, GA NOAA, Savannah State University Georgia Black Fisherman