Thach Cotton Gin, Thach, Alabama 1937

Thach Cotton Gin, Thach, Alabama 1937

The Thach Gin was owned by H Y Douthit.

My family share cropped with him for many years in the 1930s and early 1940s.

Photo taken in 1937 in Thach, AL

Cotton Gin

HY Douthit was my grandfather! I heard he designed and built this cotton gin after the previous gin burned down.

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