Letter about preparing Vermont for the 1918 influenza epidemic.

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Title

Letter about preparing Vermont for the 1918 influenza epidemic.

Description

A letter written to Judge Erwin M. Harvey, legal advisor to the Washington County Chapter of the American Red Cross, by Marjorie Perry, Vermont State Supervisor for the Red Cross Home Service. In the letter, she writes of how the Red Cross should be involved in mitigating the effects of the epidemic, particularly with follow-up medical visits, and financial aid.

Date

October 20, 1918.

Subject

Influenza Epidemic, 1918-1919--Vermont--Washington County.
American Red Cross. Washington County Chapter (Vt.)
Public health--Vermont.

Creator

Perry, Marjorie, 1891-1984.

Rights

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Identifier

MSA492.2EdwinHarveyPapers

Repository

Vermont Historical Society.

Citation

Perry, Marjorie, 1891-1984., “Letter about preparing Vermont for the 1918 influenza epidemic.,” Digital Vermont: A Project of the Vermont Historical Society, accessed September 18, 2020, https://digitalvermont.org/1918/MSA492.2EdwinHarveyPapers.