Texas Carlsbad Water

Description:

The first building for the Texas Carlsbad Well, one of the early mineral water wells which brought tourists to Mineral Wells is shown here.
This picture appears on page 62 of "Time Was..." by A. F. Weaver, who dates it around 1895.
Weaver includes a bit of advertising by Texas Carlsbad Mineral Water, "Makes a man love his wife, Makes a wife love her husband, Robs the divorce court of its business, Takes the temper out of red-headed people, Puts ginger into ginks and pepper into plodders."

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Palo Pinto County - Mineral Wells
Creation Date: 1895?  
Partner(s):
Boyce Ditto Public Library
Collection(s):
A. F. Weaver Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 138
Past 30 days: 3
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1895?
  • Digitized: October 26, 2006
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Palo Pinto County - Mineral Wells
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Date
1895?  
Description:

The first building for the Texas Carlsbad Well, one of the early mineral water wells which brought tourists to Mineral Wells is shown here.
This picture appears on page 62 of "Time Was..." by A. F. Weaver, who dates it around 1895.
Weaver includes a bit of advertising by Texas Carlsbad Mineral Water, "Makes a man love his wife, Makes a wife love her husband, Robs the divorce court of its business, Takes the temper out of red-headed people, Puts ginger into ginks and pepper into plodders."

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Source: "Time Was..." by A. F. Weaver, p. 62
Partner:
Boyce Ditto Public Library
Collection:
A. F. Weaver Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: AWO_1598P
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth24982
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public