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Bailey Mineral Springs brochure

Identifier: AC-889

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of a brochure for The Bailey Mineral Springs, distributed by Wilson and Keys Company in 1932. An analysis of the water is included along with many testimonials of its curing their ailments including rheumatism, diabetes, and stomach trouble.


  • Creation: 1932



All materials are in English.

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Historical note

The Bailey Mineral Springs were located twenty-three miles northwest of Asheville, North Carolina near the now-defunct Ivy Post Office. The springs were owned and distributed by Wilson and Keys Company from Tennessee in 1932.


0.01 Linear Feet (1 folder)


This was purchased from L&T Respess in 2014.

Processing information

This was processed by Anita Elliott in July 2015.

Bailey Mineral Springs brochure
Anita Elliott, updated by Kim Sims
July 2015
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