Monday, May 16, 2011
Southern Indiana Society To Discuss Clark County History
The Southern Indiana Genealogical Society will meet on Thursday, June 2 at 7 pm in the Strassweg Auditorium of the New Albany-Floyd County Library. There will be a video presentation, "Clarksville's Colgate: Prison to Present," about the history of the Colgate-Palmolive plant in Clarksville. The presentation will include information about the site's beginnings as the state prison in 1847 and its transformation into the plant in 1921. The meeting is free and open to the public.