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Flu Outbreak of 1918 - Wearing Masks on Street Cars

Flu Outbreak of 1918 - Wearing Masks on Street Cars American History Disasters Medicine Social Studies World War I Tragedies and Triumphs

In 1918, a potential streetcar passenger in Seattle is refused passage because he is not wearing a mask.  The conductor's upraised hand is telling him:  No Entry!

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Image online, courtesy U.S. National Archives.

 

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