When the Goodall plant opened in Danville during the Great Depression in the 1930s, it was important to the local economy because it created more than 500 jobs, mostly for women. This archival photo shows women working on the sewing line.
When the Goodall plant opened in Danville during the Great Depression in the 1930s, it was important to the local economy because it created more than 500 jobs, mostly for women. This archival photo shows women working on the sewing line. Photo courtesy of the Danville-Boyle County Economic Development Partnership
When the Goodall plant opened in Danville during the Great Depression in the 1930s, it was important to the local economy because it created more than 500 jobs, mostly for women. This archival photo shows women working on the sewing line. Photo courtesy of the Danville-Boyle County Economic Development Partnership

Long-shuttered factory is now full of affordable apartments. ‘Everything you need is close’

December 23, 2016 10:25 AM