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The Tower Building, modeled after Independence Hall in Philadelphia, was constructed as a medical hospital for the Security Benefit Association. The SBA members paid a nickel a month for hospital care. The organization also established an orphanage for their children if the member died, and an old folks home all centered around a model farm in Topeka, Kansas. Later, the Tower Building housed offices, information technology, and the professional library of the Menninger Foundation.

Date: 1990-1999

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Item Number: 226484
Call Number: Menninger Fdn. Photographic Collection, box 16 #147
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 226484

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