Jessie Ball Du Pont

Jessie Ball Du Pont

Jessie Ball duPont (January 20, 1884 - September 26, 1970) was an American teacher, philanthropist and designated a Great Floridian by the Florida Department of State.

Read more about Jessie Ball Du Pont:  Biography, Marriage, Widowhood, Death, Awards, Legacy, The Fund

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Jessie Ball Du Pont - The Fund
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