A collection of postcard images documenting the golden age of flowing artesian wells across the United States and the world, generally from the early 1900s and with a bias toward Texas. Also included, from time to time, are other water-related postcards.

Sunday, November 24, 2013

West Baden Springs, Indiana


Big thanks to DLS for the tip and image!

Thursday, November 21, 2013

Friday, November 15, 2013

Dalby, Australia

Artesian well and windmill, Dalby, Australia

Wednesday, November 13, 2013

Tuesday, November 12, 2013

New Braunfels, Texas


I know, I know: Not an artesian well, but these falls are due to a natural artesian well, Comal Springs.

Thursday, November 7, 2013

Tuesday, November 5, 2013