FRANCIS WAYLES EPPES
In 1851 Eppes, Granson of Thomas Jefferson, Championed the legislative founding of schools now known as Florida State University and
The University of Florida.
Only extant image of Eppes as an adult.
Florida State University occupies the site Eppes chose for the school.
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