"Briefly, Gullah is a culture unique to the lowlands and barrier islands of South Carolina. Geechee is more or less the same thing, but in Georgia. Due to its relative isolation, the Gullah / Geechee culture is the “most” African in North America."
.Abraham Lincoln Lewis (center), was one of the founders of Florida's first insurance company, the African American Industrial Benefit Association in 1901, renamed Afro- American Life Insurance Company; he became president in 1919. In 1926, he founded Lincoln Golf and Country Club, and in 1935 est. American Beach on Amelia Island, Nassau County Florida, a vacation mecca for blacks 1930s-1950s. American Beach, a National Historic Landmark, became the subject of a documentary.