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Ossabaw In the News

Ossabaw Island Foundation Press Room

Ossabaw In the News

Ossabaw celebrates Sandy West at 104, sea turtles

by Mary Landers

Savannah Morning News, January 15, 2017

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Tour highlights Matthew’s wrath on Ossabaw

by Mary Landers

Savannah Morning News, November 4, 2016

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Archaeology tour of Ossabaw joins civilians, scientists

by Will Peeples

Savannah Morning News, June 25, 2016

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Visit Ossabaw Island

by Dan Chapman

Atlanta Journal & Constitution, June 20, 2016

Blog Post

 

Ossabaw Island: An Effort to Preserve Slaves’ Tabby Quarters.

Video by Michael Jordan

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In a State Full of Civil War Monuments, Slavery is Often Forgotten.

Story by Rosalind Brantley. Photo gallery by Stephen Morton

Atlanta Journal & Constitution, October 31, 2015

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Looking for Pearls: Discovering the Magic of Indigo on Ossabaw

by Ben Goggins.  

Savannah Morning News.  October 9, 2015

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Digging into history on Ossabaw Island.

A video news item reported by Michael Jordan.

WSAV-TV, Savannah, August 27, 2015  

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Cultivating Ossabaw’s heritage indigo plant

by Jessica Leigh Lebos

Connect Savannah, January 21-25, 2015

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Shark-bitten turtle rescued on Ossabaw

by Mary Landers

Savannah Morning News, August 15, 2014

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Treasured Island

St. Joseph’s / Candler Smart Living, April 2014

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Ossabaw Island Foundation is selected to be a part of the, Giving Library

February 2014  

GIVING LIBRARY

 

Sandy West Presides over Ossabaw Island and 2014 Annual Meeting

By Mary Landers

Savannah Morning News, January 10, 2014

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Ossabaw Island Tabby: From Middens to Restoration

by Elizabeth Dubose

Preservation Leadership Forum: National Trust for Historic Preservation, June 2014

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One Man’s Epic Quest to Visit Every Former Slave Dwelling in the United States

By Tony Horwitz

Smithsonian Magazine, October 2013

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Partnership looks to grow heritage tourism

by Sean Horgan

Savannah Morning News, May 9, 2013

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Paul Pressly, Director of the Ossabaw Education Alliance, keynote speaker at the Georgia Historical Society Annual Meeting

Savannah Moring News, May 3, 2013

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Atlanta News Clip of GA Conservancy Spring Service Weekend on Ossabaw Island

WSB-TV, May 3-5, 2013

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Mrs. West Turns 100

by Orlando Montoya

Georgia Public Broadcasting, January 17, 2013

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At 100, Ossabaw’s Sandy West is still looking forward

by Mary Landers

Savannah Morning News, January 11, 2013

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Foundation hosts 100th birthday party for Ossabaw’s Sandy West

Savannah Morning News, January 8, 2013

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The Slave Dwelling Project’ stays in 2013

by Joseph McGill, Jr.

Examiner.com, December 8, 2012

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Rare Turtle Nests on Ossabaw

by Mary Landers

Savannah Morning News, June 3, 2012

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A Monumental Day in Pin Point

by Chuck Mobley

Savannah Morning News, November 20, 2011

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Breaking the Mold

by Jane Fishman

Savannah Morning News, September 4, 2011

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Ossabaw Set to Share its Story

Island will host Gullah Geechee Trips

Savannah Morning News, March 17, 2011

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The Old Lady of Ossabaw

by Ann Hardie

Atlanta Magazine, March 2011

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Art & Soul:  Kobo Gallery showcases Ossabaw

by Allison Hersh

Savannah Morning News, February 6, 2011

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Ossabaw Island Foundation Annual Meeting Highlights African-American Heritage Projects

by Patricia West

Savannah Herald, February 02, 2011

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Ossabaw puts $40,000 to Work

Tabby slave cabins will be a central element in effort to portray African-American experience on Georgia coast.

Savannah Morning News, April 19, 2010

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Back to Ossabaw

by Amy Morris

Pinpoint, Georgia residents and former Ossabaw Island residents return home to Ossabaw Island after 40 years.

Savannah Morning News, April 9, 2007

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Sea Island Strata-History & Archaeology

Archaeology work and the architectural investigations at the North End tabby cabins.

Smitnsonian Magazine, February 2007

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In 1995, Ossabaw Island was one of America’s 11 Most Endangered Historic Places

National Trust for Historic Preservation

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