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The Impact of the Spanish Flu on the Sisters of Providence

May 27, 2018 @ 12:30 pm - 1:00 pm

WWI Centennial Conference Registration Required

In 1918, soldiers returning from WWI brought the Spanish Flu home with them. Among the first to render medical aid were the Sisters of Providence. Many of the nuns died as a result.

Learn more at WWI Centennial Conference lecture “The Impact of the Spanish Flu on the Sisters of Providence” by The Historic Trust Director of Community Outreach & Engagement, Richard Burrows.

Visit the VBMA website for the full conference schedule and to register: http://www.vbma.us/Centennial%20Conference.html.

Photo courtesy of the The National Archives.


May 27, 2018
12:30 pm - 1:00 pm
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