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Old News: 1918 and the first great Pitt quarantine

Old News: 1918 and the first great Pitt quarantine

Old News is a blog dragging up ancient Pitt history. Here, we’ll retell some of the weird, interesting or relevant stories we find in The Pitt News’s archives at Documenting Pitt.
By Emily Wolfe, Digital Manager March 26, 2020
The Spanish influenza reached Pitt, where thousands of students were preparing to ship off to fight in World War I, sometime in October.
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