Senior Wednesday – Influenza Epidemic of 1918 with Beccy Tanner

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Date(s) - 10/24/2018
9:30 am - 11:00 am

Wichita-Sedgwick County Historical Museum


How the Influenza Epidemic of 1918 Spread from Kansas to Worldwide”  – presented by Beccy Tanner. In 1918, one hundred years ago, one of the world’s deadliest flu pandemics killed between 20 and 40 million people within 6 – 9 months. A little known fact is that it started right here in Kansas.

Senior Wednesday admission is $2; admission is free for members.

The Senior Wednesday programs at the Historical Museum begin at 10:00 am in the DeVore Auditorium, and the doors open at 9:30. Refreshments are served.

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