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Radium Hot Springs records

Identifier: C MSS -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.


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Language of Materials

Material is in English unless otherwise noted.

Conditions Governing Access

Contact Western History/Genealogy Dept., Denver Public Library, Denver, Colorado.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright is retained by the author of the items in this collection, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

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

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift ;Unknown ;n.d.

Finding Aid for the Radium Hot Springs records,1924-1930[manuscript]
Finding Aid prepared from MARC data.
Description rules
Anglo American Cataloguing Rules
Language of description
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

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

10 W. 14th Ave. Pkwy
Denver CO 80204 United States