August 25th –Historian and journalist Beccy Tanner examines the influenza pandemic of 1918 as it swept through Sedgwick County. The first documented case occurred in Kansas, then spread across the globe, killing millions.
Presented by: WHiMS
Sponsored by: The Trust Company of Kansas and a generous grant by Mickey Armstrong
Doors open at 9:30 a.m., program begins at 10 a.m. Reservations are recommended to guarantee admission due to capacity restrictions–to confirm admission call 316-265-9314 or email email@example.com. Presentations will also be available via Facebook Live.
Wichita-Sedgwick County Historical Museum
204 S. Main St.