Famous Mill Goes Away As King Cotton's Reign Fades

Prior to the invention of Whitney's cotton gin, production of cotton in the South could not keep up with growing demand, as most of the work, including picking and separating the seeds from the cotton fiber, was done by hand.
Prior to the invention of Whitney's cotton gin, production of cotton in the South could not keep up with growing demand, as most of the work, including picking and separating the seeds from the cotton fiber, was done by hand.