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This black and white photographic postcard features the interior of the health resort, or Sanitarium, built next to the Waconda Springs. The Ladies' bath depicts two women sitting in a bathtub with an attendant on their left. They are covered from chin to toe with a blanket. A man stands in the corner of the room. An empty bathtub is in the foreground. Written text is at the bottom left of the card. Handwriting is on the back of the card.
4"x 5" photographic postcard
Waconda Springs (Kan.), Mitchell County (Kan.), Health resorts, Therapeutic baths, Bathhouses, Salt-water, Correspondence, Colorado Springs (Colo.), El Paso County
This item is in the public domain
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"Postcard: Ladies Baths, Waconda Springs Sanitarium" (1912). Tim Johnson Postcard Collection. 511.
Ladie's Baths Waconda Springs Sanitarium. Made by the Kansans Osborne Ks. Dear Amanda - Here is of picture of the place I am at. Like it find and am getting better fast. I expect to go home next week. Would like to hear from you before I go. Love to all Mother. Antons Dairy Colorado Springs, Colo