Navy Yard Influenza Warning

Title

Navy Yard Influenza Warning

Description

One of the main entry points for the 1918 Spanish influenza outbreak to Philadelphia were sailors from overseas returning home through the U.S. Navy's shipyard in Philadelphia.

Source

U.S.Naval Historical Center

Date

1918

Contributor

Nicole Strunk

Original Format

Photo

Files

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Citation

“Navy Yard Influenza Warning ,” Philly Immigration, accessed June 20, 2021, http://phillyimmigration.nunncenter.net/items/show/268.