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Crisis at the Hospital - Treating Spanish Flu Patients

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This picture shows, in part, the many soldiers who contracted "Spanish Flu" at Camp Funston (now Ft. Riley), Kansas, during March of 1918.  So many people were sick, tent hospitals had to be set-up to deal with the crisis.


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Image online, courtesy U.S. National Archives - Otis Archives.

 

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