French Lick Springs

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West Baden Springs Hotel - Casino Resort
... of Indiana joined with the Cook Group, Boykin Lodging (owner of the French Lick Springs Hotel) and Orange County citizens to lobby the Indiana legislature ... were known as "The Orange Shirts" for the color of their t-shirts bearing the slogan, "Save French Lick and West Baden Springs" ... to form a new company, Blue Sky, LLC and submit their own application, before purchasing the French Lick Springs Hotel from Boykin Lodging ...
West Baden Springs Hotel - Early History
... George Rogers Clark is credited with discovering the salt licks and mineral springs in 1778 ... purchased the large tract of land where the French Lick Springs Resort now sits and built a small inn on the site ... In 1832, the first French Lick Springs Hotel was constructed and the area became popular as a mineral springs resort ...

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