R.B. Smith Memorial Hospital

Price: $19.95

Stock #: 563438
Type: Postcard
Era: Real Photo
City: Alma
State: Michigan (MI)
County: Gratiot
Postmark: 1947 Mar-28
PM City: Mount Pleasant
PM State: Mich.
Stamp: 1c
Size: 3.25" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)

Additional Details:
This house was built in 1886 as Ammi W. Wright's personal residence. At the time it was a novelty in home construction, with its hot water heat, electric wiring, and indoor running water. In 1934, the widow of Doctor R.B. Smith purchased the house and converted it to a hospital.

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