Minnesota Prairie Roots

Writing and photography by Audrey Kletscher Helbling

Part II: The disasters of Steele County » Steele County disasters, 112 pandemic flu mask

Masks, precautions and isolation helped protect against the flu epidemic. To the left in this photo are names of Steele County residents who died from the flu in 1918.

 

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