[Photograph of health center, Porter Springs, Lumpkin County, Georgia, not after 1900]

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Title:[Photograph of health center, Porter Springs, Lumpkin County, Georgia, not after 1900]
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"Porter Springs, before 1900. Porter Springs Resort area, health center. Col. H. P. Farrow, bought area, and turned it into Health resort. Folks would bathe in and drink the spring water. Thought it cured all illnesses, etc. Heyday in 1870s. "--from field notes

Types:Photographs | StillImage
Subjects:Public Health--Georgia--Lumpkin County | Recreations--Georgia--Lumpkin County | Cities and towns--Georgia--Lumpkin County | Health resorts--Georgia--Lumpkin County | United States, Georgia, Lumpkin County, 34.5721859, -84.0026502
Collection:Vanishing Georgia
Institution:Digital Library of Georgia
Contributors:Georgia Archives
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Held by Georgia Archives, 5800 Jonesboro Road, Morrow, GA 30260.

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