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Biloxi in Harrison County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
 

Beauvoir

 
 
Beauvoir Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 6, 2006
1. Beauvoir Marker
Inscription. Built 1852-4. Last home of Jefferson Davis, U.S. Senator, Congressman, Secretary of War, and only President of Confederacy. Beauvoir served as a Confederate Veterans' home from 1903 until 1956.
 
Erected 1982 by Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program marker series.
 
Location. 30° 23.564′ N, 88° 58.179′ W. Marker is in Biloxi, Mississippi, in Harrison County. Marker can be reached from Beach Boulevard 0.2 miles west of Brady Drive, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2244 Beach Blvd, Biloxi MS 39531, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Gulf Coast Military Academy (approx. 2.9 miles away); Gulf Coast College (approx. 3.4 miles away); Handsboro Presbyterian Church (approx. 3.5 miles away); White House Hotel (approx. 3.5 miles away); Handsboro (approx. 3.6 miles away); Father Ryan House (approx. 3.6 miles away); Moran Site (approx. 4.1 miles away); Civil Rights Wade-Ins (approx. 4.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Biloxi.
 
Regarding Beauvoir.
Beauvoir after Hurricane Katrina image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 6, 2006
2. Beauvoir after Hurricane Katrina
The photos show Beauvoir before and after Hurricane Katrina which occurred in August 2005.
 
Also see . . .
1. Beauvoir. The Jefferson Davis Home and Presidential Library. (Submitted on February 25, 2016.) 

2. Beauvoir (Biloxi, Mississippi). Wikipedia (Submitted on February 25, 2016.) 
 
Categories. PoliticsWar, US Civil
 
Beauvoir before Hurricane Katrina image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, January 17, 2007
3. Beauvoir before Hurricane Katrina
Beauvoir after Hurricane Katrina image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 6, 2006
4. Beauvoir after Hurricane Katrina
Beauvoir after Hurricane Katrina image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 6, 2006
5. Beauvoir after Hurricane Katrina
Hurricane Katrina damage at Beauvoir image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 6, 2006
6. Hurricane Katrina damage at Beauvoir
Jefferson Davis Presidential Library before Hurricane Katrina image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, January 17, 2007
7. Jefferson Davis Presidential Library before Hurricane Katrina
Beauvoir image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, January 17, 2007
8. Beauvoir
Jefferson Davis Memorial Highway marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 6, 2006
9. Jefferson Davis Memorial Highway marker
 
 
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