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The Radium Aquacourt, Kootenay National Park

The Radium Aquacourt, Kootenay National Park Canada
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Stock #: 356576
Type: Postcard
Era: Continental Chrome
City: Radium
State: Alberta (AB)
Country: Canada
Postmark: 1957
PM City: Calgary
PM State: Canada
Stamp: 4c
Size: 4" x 6" (10.25 x 15.25 cm)

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This magnificent swimming pool was completed after the expenditure of millions of dollars in 1950 The waters to be found at Radium, in the Kootenay National Park, are high in mineral content and possess very valuable medicinal properties. Radium was known to the Indian long before the encroachment by the White man, and many of his rituals and rites took place on the spot now occupied by the new swimming pool