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This black and white photographic postcard features the health resort, or Sanitarium, built next to the Waconda Springs. The three story building has a wrap around porch and the numbers "1884" on the top of the front gable. A dirt road leads to the building and automobiles are parked to the left of the road. Trees are on the right side of the building. There is hand written text at the bottom left corner of the card. There is handwriting on the back of the card.
4"x 5" photographic postcard
Waconda Springs (Kan.), Mitchell County (Kan.), Health resorts, Therapeutic baths, Bathhouses, Salt-water, Buildings, Clifton (Kan.), Barton County (Kan.), Correspondence
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Nelson, Ida, "Postcard: Waconda Springs Sanitarium" (1920). Tim Johnson Postcard Collection. 487.
Waconda Springs Sanitarium Kansas The bubble busted and left us all flattened out. Some folks never know when to stop but that may be sour grapes for all you know. It’s cold as the dickens here. Mrs. W. Miss Ida Nelson Clifton Ks.