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Black and white print, Assistant Superintendent Thomas Boles with Mrs. Allen, wife of park Superintendent Thomas Allen, 1932
Did You Know?
The Public Health Service operated a venereal disease clinic in the Government Free Bathhouse (1922-1948) in Hot Springs National Park, Arkansas. It was one of the first facilities in the United States to use penicillin. In 1948, the clinic transferred to the nearby Camp Garraday Transient Camp.