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Warm Springs,

resort, Meriwether co., W Ga. The salutary properties of the water springing from Pine Mt. were known to Native Americans, and white settlers learned of them in the late 18th cent. By the 1830s a resort was established. Destroyed by fire in 1865, it was soon rebuilt and became fashionable by the end of the 19th cent. Franklin D. RooseveltRoosevelt, Franklin Delano
, 1882–1945, 32d President of the United States (1933–45), b. Hyde Park, N.Y. Early Life

Through both his father, James Roosevelt, and his mother, Sara Delano Roosevelt, he came of old, wealthy families.
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, who found the water beneficial after his attack of poliomyelitis, established (1927) the Georgia Warm Springs Foundation (now the Roosevelt Warm Springs Institute for Rehabilitation) to help other victims of the disease, and he gave the foundation his 2,600-acre (1,052-hectare) farm there. He retained the cottage known as the Little White House (now a Georgia State Historic Site), in which he died in 1945. Nearby is the twon, incorporated in 1924 as Warm Springs (1990 pop. 407), formerly named Bullochville. Callaway Gardens (14,000 acres/ 5,660 hectares) is to the west.
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The country varies in soil and climate; there are vast plains of sand and clay, studded with large red sand-hills; other parts are mountainous and picturesque; it possesses warm springs, and coal mines, and abounds with game.
There were countless brook-trout here, and deep holes that invited us to bathe, and along the bank of the stream were trees bearing a close resemblance to ash and beech and oak, their characteristics evidently induced by the lower temperature of the air above the cold water and by the fact that their roots were watered by the water from the stream rather than from the warm springs which we afterward found in such abundance elsewhere.
My guard conducted me far-ther into the mesa, where we came presently to a tiny depression or valley, at one end of which gushed a warm spring.
The warm spring sunshine brought out all sorts of aspiring ideas, tender hopes, and happy thoughts.
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The cause still unknown, fire, water and smoke extensively damaged the resort's Warm Springs Lodge at the base of Bald Mountain.
The consultation followed the story of two disciples walking to Emmaus (called "Warm Springs" in an Indigenous rendering of Luke's gospel) whose mood changes from grief to joy and from fear to courage when they recognize that Jesus journeys with them.
All roads led to Ekiti State following the resuscitation of the Ikogosi Warm Springs Resort by the then governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi (who is back in the saddle today).
The resort sits on the Warm Springs Reservation 70 miles north of Bend.
Power in the Telling: Grand Ronde, Warm Springs, and Intertribal Relations in the Casino Era
A friend who knew of FDR's polio attack, George Foster Peabody, suggested the "healing waters" of Warm Springs, Georgia.