Chicago Newspaper Headlines About The 1918 Influenza Pandemic
Collage of various newspaper headlines related to the previous year's influenza pandemic, Chicago, Illinois, 1919. Headlines include 'Police Raid Saloons in War on Influenza,' 'Flu Curfew to Sound for City Saturday Night,' and 'Open-Face Sneezers to Be Arrested.' The image was originally published in 'A Report on an Epidemic of Influenza in the City of Chicago in the Fall of 1918' by the city's Department of Health. (Photo by Chicago History Museum/Getty Images)
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January 01, 1919
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