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Influenza Epidemic, 1918-1919

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View Resource The American Influenza Epidemic of 1918: A Digital Encyclopedia

Researchers and scholars looking at historical pandemics frequently study the communities that were strongly affected by these various occurrences. However, this fascinating digital archive from the Center for the History of Medicine at the University of Michigan Medical School looks at seven communities during the 1918-1920 influenza pandemic that experienced low rates of influenza during this...
View Resource Going Viral: the Mother of All Pandemics

2018 marks the 100th anniversary of the 1918 influenza pandemic, which took the lives of an estimated 50 million individuals around the globe. Going Viral is a new podcast by medical historians Mark Honigsbaum and Hannah Mawdsley, a doctoral student at Queen Mary University in London who is at work on a dissertation about the influenza pandemic. In each episode of this podcast, Honigsbaum and...