Storm Deals Historic Blow to Jeff Davis Estate

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Historical marker notes that Beauvoir has been around since the 1800s.

Historical marker can't quite hide the damage to the former home of Jefferson Davis. Evie Stone, NPR hide caption

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Beauvoir, the Biloxi, Miss., home of Confederate President Jefferson Davis, took quite a pounding from Hurricane Katrina. But the society that runs the estate is vowing to rebuild.



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