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  • Subject is exactly "Influenza Epidemic, 1918-1919--Vermont--Washington County."

Italian picnic in Dewey Park, near Barre, Vermont, ca. 1917.

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An picnic of Italians originally from the Friuli area, held in Dewey Park, a park located between the cities of Barre and Montpelier, Vermont, circa 1917. A note on the back of the photo states: Picnic Dewey Park around 1916-1917 as many passed away…

Letter about preparing Vermont for the 1918 influenza epidemic.

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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…