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SEE, FEEL AND SAVANNAH'S ENDURING BLACK W hen you set foot in Savannah, you can't help but think about those who gave up everything they once knew and loved to be here. During the height of the trans-Atlantic slave trade, Africans were brought to the Port of Savannah to work the cotton and rice fields. For generations, they toiled, raised families, formed their own Geechee and Gullah cultures, created their own churches and survived the only way they knew how.

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