Clarke Mills

Also known as: Vanity Fair Mills, Vanity Fair Intimates Plant #14
301 W. Church St., Jackson, Alabama

A historic textile factory building in Jackson, Alabama.

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Description 

Clarke 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. Clarke Mills was added to the National Register of Historic Places on April 30, 1998.

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on April 30, 1998
Reference number
98000411
Architectural style
Modern Movement: Moderne
Areas of significance
Architecture; Industry
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Building
Historic function
Manufacturing facility
Current function
Manufacturing facility
Period of significance
1925-1949
Significant years
1939; 1946; 1948

Update Log 

  • May 24, 2011: Updated by WillyT: Added Description

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