Cotton Mill Ruins

Cotton Mill Ruins New Manchester Manufacturing Company was a textile mill burned during the Civil War. The cotton mill ruins are open to visitors and is one of the primary draws of Sweetwater Creek State Par...

Louisiana Sugarcane Farm

Louisiana Sugarcane Farm Jesuit priests first brought sugarcane to south Louisiana in 1751.  One can only speculate as to whether or not they could foresee the joys and horrors the crop would bring for centur...