Clarke Mills

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Clarke Mills
Clarke Mills.JPG
The 1939 building in 2011
Clarke Mills is located in Alabama
Clarke Mills
Clarke Mills is located in the US
Clarke Mills
Location 301 West Church Street, Jackson, Alabama
Coordinates 31°30′33″N 87°53′50″W / 31.50917°N 87.89722°W / 31.50917; -87.89722Coordinates: 31°30′33″N 87°53′50″W / 31.50917°N 87.89722°W / 31.50917; -87.89722
Built 1939
Architect H.B. Bieberstein, Guest & Son of Anderson, SC
Architectural style Moderne
MPS Clarke County MPS
NRHP Reference # 98000411[1]
Added to NRHP April 30, 1998

Clarke Mills or Vanity Fair Mills is a historic textile factory building in Jackson, Alabama. It was designed in the Moderne style by H.B. Bieberstein. The facility was completed in 1939 and was occupied by the Vanity Fair Corporation throughout much of its history.[2] Clarke Mills was added to the National Register of Historic Places on April 30, 1998.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2009-03-13). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ Entzweiler, Susan M.; Trina Binkley (December 30, 1997). "Clarke Mills" (PDF). National Register of Historic Places Registration Form. National Park Service. Archived (PDF) from the original on March 11, 2014. Retrieved March 11, 2014.  See also: "Accompanying photos" (PDF). Archived (PDF) from the original on March 11, 2014. Retrieved March 11, 2014.