Located in the FACADE BUILDING, the sanitarium occupied part of the basement and the first floor and included a gymnasium, baths, and a pharmacy. It was the idea of Guilbert to one day establish a medical school is association with the sanitarium.
The 1878-79 Dubuque City Directory listed the southeast corner of 9th and Locust.
"A New Enterprise," Dubuque Herald, May 14, 1876, p. 4. Online: https://news.google.com/newspapers?nid=uh8FjILnQOkC&dat=18760514&printsec=frontpage&hl=en