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Radium Hot Springs Records

Identifier: M634

Scope and Contents

Collection contains draft of requirements for organizing; typescript copies of certificate of incorporation, charter, and by-laws. Quit claim deed, brochure and correspondence, including letter from president N.C. Merrill.


  • 1924-1930


Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.


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Biographical / Historical

Corporation formed in 1930 to operate a bathing institution with hotel in Idaho Springs, Colo. At that time, bathing in hot radium spring water was thougth to provide relief from, among others, rheumatisim, arthiritis, kidney trouble, nervousness, high blood pressure, neuritis, and diabetis. Drinking irradiated water was also promoted as a currative. The facility was formerly known as the Idaho Springs Sanitarium Company and the Hot Springs Hotel Company.


1 envelope (7 items)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Source unknown.

Description rules
Anglo American Cataloguing Rules
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Repository Details

Part of the Denver Public Library, Western History and Genealogy Repository

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