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Katrina Uncovers a Little History in Mississippi

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Michael J. Leclerc

Michael J. Leclerc
Director of Special Projects

When Hurricane Katrina devastated Mississippi's coastal areas, the storm tore up the home. But it also peeled back a little slice of history about Beauvoir that might never have been known otherwise. Beauvoir was the last home of Confederate President Jefferson Davis.

 

Read the full story from April Williams on CNN.com.


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