Medical care administered at the emergency hospital in Lykens during the 1918 influenza pandemic was free of charge.
The full force of the law was used in Mount Carmel to enforce social distancing during 1918 influenza pandemic.
As influenza killed hundreds in Schuylkill County in 1918, volunteers stepped up to save lives.
In early October 1918, pandemic influenza descended on Schuylkill County and left thousands dead.
A modern walk to the places that saw the worst of the suffering during the 1918 Spanish Flu outbreak.
Influenza swept through the Hensel family of Sheridan, Pennsylvania in October 1918, leaving three dead and lives changed forever.
What was it like to fall ill during the deadliest epidemic in human history?
"Three hundred miles of funeral processions, and the tears and groans that accompany these sad partings."
During the height of the 1918 influenza epidemic, the women of Central Pennsylvania jumped into action.
In the communities of western Schuylkill County, influenza caused terror and grief as it claimed dozens of lives in 1918.