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This color photographic postcard features the Waconda Springs Sanitarium. The three story building has a wrap around porch and a green automobile on the left side. Three children sit on the steps and one person leans on the porch railing. Signage is erected in front of the building. There is typed print on the back of the card.
4"x 5" photographic postcard
Waconda Springs (Kan.), Mitchell County (Kan.), Health resorts, Therapeutic baths, Bathhouses, Salt-water, Advertisements
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"Postcard: Springs, Waconda Springs, Park Here" (2021). Tim Johnson Postcard Collection. 507.
Waconda Sanitarium and Great Spirit Springs, Mitchell County, Kansas, on Highway #24. This Spring is 54 feet in diameter and situated on top of a mound. First record by General Pike in 1814; an Indian Shrine for centuries, famous for health producing waters. Sanitarium was founded in 1906.