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A sampling of articles from the Bangor Daily News over the first week of October 1918 revealing a snapshot of the 1918 influenza pandemic in Bangor, Maine. Provides a general overview of City of Bangor government concerns regarding suggested closure of businesses, health tips for staying safe (including making a personal protective face mask), the reported cases of the flu, and more. Seven mostly full pages of the paper are presented, then each full page has a two-page zoom-in for easier reading. This is not a complete set of articles during this first week and not a complete list of articles for September or October.

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Bangor Daily News


Bangor, Maine


Bangor Maine, 1918 Flu Epidemic, 1918 Spanish Flu, 1918 La Grippe, 1918 Influenza Epidemic

Bangor Daily News Articles Relating to the 1918 Flu Pandemic in Bangor



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