Charles Shepard opened the first Turkish bath in the United States in this building on 3 or 6 October 1863.
Originally the baths only occupied No. 63, Columbia Street (on the left of the building), but in 1867 a new Men's bath was opened next door at No. 65, while the original baths at No. 63 were converted for use by women.
Instead of just using the Back Arrow
to return to your previous page
why not explore our site first?
This site has pages with frames which
most modern browsers understand.
So for complete pages start here:
The right of Malcolm Shifrin to be identified as the author of this work has been asserted by himThe right of Malcolm Shifrin to be identified as the author of this work has been asserted by him
in accordance with the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988