Photo Prompt

Daily Photo (6/11/20) – Masks Up!, 1918

Photo — “Masks Up!, 1918”

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Circa 1918. “A policeman helped a citizen in San Francisco, where the wearing of face masks was described as “a patriotic duty.” Violators faced a fine of $5.” (Hamilton Henry Dobbin California State Library)

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Infographic

How Many People Die Each Day? – Infographic

How Many People Die Each Day

For the past few months we’ve been met daily with statistics about how many people have been diagnosed with COVID-19, and sadly, how many have lost their lives to this new disease.  However, how do these numbers compare to all other causes of death?  Today’s inforgaphic helps put these numbers in a little perspective, showing the major causes of death and where COVID-19 (as of May 15, 2020) stands. [VIA]

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Photo Prompt

Daily Photo – Contagious, 1918

Photo — “Contagious, 1918”

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1918. “”Demonstration at the Red Cross Emergency Ambulance Station in Washington, D.C., during the influenza pandemic.” 4×5 glass negative. 

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