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You Guessed It!

 

Last updated 4/21/2021 at 9:14am

News photo by G. Connor Salter

Did any of you identify the subject of our last 'You Guessed It' photo in the April 7 issue? Here's the answer, pictured above:

Located off South Main Street in Fountain, next to the Fountain branch of the Pikes Peak Library District and just within Adams Open Space, this hut was once used for housing tuberculosis patients who had to be quarantined. There are several such 'TB huts' around town that have been put in park areas for preservation. This particular hut was donated to the city by Carl Christian, deputy manager for City of Fountain Utilities. Christian found the TB hut on the Frost...



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