L.J. 'JOE' SCHOLTES COLLECTION/SOUTHERN POSSUM TALES ARCHIVESJean Guilhot was known as The Hermit of Deer Island for his appearance and eccentricities. The French native lived on the island in the mid-1900s, farming oysters. This rare photograph was collected by the late Colleen and Joe Scholtes of Biloxi, who archived local history and who knew Guilhot.
L.J. 'JOE' SCHOLTES COLLECTION/SOUTHERN POSSUM TALES ARCHIVESJean Guilhot was known as The Hermit of Deer Island for his appearance and eccentricities. The French native lived on the island in the mid-1900s, farming oysters. This rare photograph was collected by the late Colleen and Joe Scholtes of Biloxi, who archived local history and who knew Guilhot.
L.J. 'JOE' SCHOLTES COLLECTION/SOUTHERN POSSUM TALES ARCHIVESJean Guilhot was known as The Hermit of Deer Island for his appearance and eccentricities. The French native lived on the island in the mid-1900s, farming oysters. This rare photograph was collected by the late Colleen and Joe Scholtes of Biloxi, who archived local history and who knew Guilhot.