Madison in Jefferson County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Eagle Cotton Mill / Gas, Coal & Tobacco
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Agriculture • Industry & Commerce. A significant historical year for this entry is 1884.
Location. 38° 43.958′ N, 85° 22.532′ W. Marker is in Madison, Indiana, in Jefferson County. Marker is on East Vaughn Drive just east of Walnut Street, Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Madison IN 47250, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Madison Historic District (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Bill Cantrell Memorial Race Course (approx. 0.2 miles away); John Paul / Early History (approx. 0.2 miles away); Eagle Cotton Mill (approx. 0.2 miles away); First Chartered Bank in Indiana (approx. 0.2 miles away); Old Courthouse Treasure (approx. ¼ mile away); Jefferson County (Indiana ) Civil War Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away); This Shell Fired into Vicksburg (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Madison.
Regarding Eagle Cotton Mill / Gas, Coal & Tobacco. The Eagle Cotton Mill contributes to the historic significance of the Madison Historic District, which is listed in the National Register of Historic Places and designated a National Historic Landmark. National Register of Historic Places #73000020.
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1. Eagle Cotton Mill. The Eagle Mill employed over 400 workers who produced low-grade cotton yardage, tobacco canvas, and twine. The company sold (Submitted on September 10, 2021, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.)
2. Cotton Mill. Riverton will invest more than $21 million to transform the Eagle Cotton Mill building into a new 85 room Fairfield hotel. Additionally, the repurposed property will feature a conference center, guest amenities, and enhanced outdoor spaces with views of the Ohio River. With construction expected to be complete in spring 2021, this project highlights a continued investment in the city’s historic district. (Submitted on September 10, 2021, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.)
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