Guide to the Bailey Mineral Springs near Asheville, North Carolina, Brochure, 1932

Summary Information

Title: Bailey Mineral Springs near Asheville, North Carolina, Brochure, 1932
Collection: AC.889
Extent: 0.01 linear feet (1 folder)
Abstract:

This small collection is a 1932 brochure about the Bailey Mineral Springs located near Asheville, North Carolina. The brochure includes testimonials from people using the mineral water as to how it helped or cured their various ailments, and it includes a mineral analysis of the water.

Creator: Bailey Mineral Springs

Biographical/Historical Note

The Bailey Mineral Springs were located twenty-three miles northwest of Asheville, North Carolina near the now-defunct Ivy Post Office. An analysis of the water is included along with many testimonials of its curing their ailments including rheumatism, diabetes, and stomach trouble.

The springs were owned and distributed by Wilson and Keys Company from Tennessee in 1932.

Scope and Contents

This single-item collection is a tri-fold brochure for The Bailey Mineral Springs, distributed by Wilson and Keys Company, dated 1932.

Arrangement

This is a single-item collection.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for use in the Dougherty Reading Room. An appointment for research is recommended. The Dougherty Reading Room is located on the 4th floor of Belk Library in Special Collections.

Acquisitions Information

This was purchased from L&T Respess in 2014.

Processing Information

Processed by Anita Elliott in July 2015.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], AC.889: Bailey Mineral Springs near Asheville, North Carolina, Brochure, W.L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University, Boone, North Carolina USA.