The French Lick Springs Hotel, a part of the French Lick Resort Casino complex, is a major In , encouraged by the presence of salt deposits near French Lick, Indiana's state government authorized the land to be mined . The resort was sold to Sheraton Hotels in and renamed the French Lick-Sheraton Hotel.
In , French Lick Springs Hotel was purchased by Indiana-based Cook Group , . Sheraton sold the hotel to the Cox Hotel Corporation of New York in
Historical Aerial Photo of the French Lick Springs Hotel Taggart · Sheraton great economic achievement back in the early s for rural southern Indiana.