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Hot Springs National Park Bathhouse Row, Maurice Bathhouse: Mechanical & Piping Systems, State Highway 7, 1 mile north of U.S. Highway 70, Hot Springs, Garland County, AR



B&W Photos

HB55031
Blower (exterior Configuration).

HB55032
Paddle Fan In Plenum Interior.

HB55033
Plenum Thermostat.

HB55034
Flow Meter.

HB55035
Flow Meter And Piping Showing Connections.

HB55036
Fire-tube Boilers.

HB55037
Hydro-therapy Pool.

HB55038
High Power Spray In Men's Pack Room.

HB55039
Needle Shower In Men's Pack Room.

HB55040
Thermostat Cover.

HB55041
Interior Of Thermostat.


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Item Title


Location
1 mile north of U.S. Highway 70, Hot Springs, AR

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER AR-4-C
Unprocessed field note material exists for this structure (FN-9).
Building/structure dates: 1912 initial construction
Significance: The Maurice Bathhouse is part of Bathhouse Row, which represents a typical American Spa. The spring piping, heating and ventilation systems are examples of early twentieth century state-of-the-art technology.

Subjects
HVAC Systems
Piping (plumbing System Components)


Related Names
Prideaux-Brune, Diana, Historian


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. BLOWER (EXTERIOR CONFIGURATION).
2. PADDLE FAN IN PLENUM INTERIOR.
3. PLENUM THERMOSTAT.
4. FLOW METER.
5. FLOW METER AND PIPING SHOWING CONNECTIONS.
6. FIRE-TUBE BOILERS.
7. HYDRO-THERAPY POOL.
8. HIGH POWER SPRAY IN MEN'S PACK ROOM.
9. NEEDLE SHOWER IN MEN'S PACK ROOM.
10. THERMOSTAT COVER.
11. INTERIOR OF THERMOSTAT.


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