Photo: Althea Sumpter

    Althea Sumpter is an independent scholar who focuses on preserving  
    the stories of elders from the Gullah Geechee culture. In addition, the
    late pioneering scholar Keith E. Baird personally designated Althea to
    compile his unfinished work on ethnicity, culture and self-identification.
      Contact Althea for:
            Oral History documentation of elders
            Research on Black Southern Cultural Heritage