America ReFramed

Sapelo | Cornelia Walker Bailey

Clip: Season 10 Episode 3 | 1m 8s

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Meet Cornelia Walker Bailey, the elder matriach of the Georgia island of Sapelo. The storyteller, and her husband Frank, are working to preserve the heritage and culture of their people known as the Saltwater Geechee.

Aired: 04/07/22 | Rating: TV-PG

Major funding for America ReFramed provided by the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, Wyncote Foundation, and the Corporation for Public Broadcasting. Additional funding provided by Open Society Foundations, Acton Family Giving, Park Foundation, the National Endowment for the Arts, and The Reva & David Logan Foundation.

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