“The mask epidemic” – A native of Schuylkill County in Seattle during the 1918 influenza pandemic

A caustic letter by a Schuylkill County native in Seattle complained of mask requirement in the city. But their letter missed the mark.

“We are determined to conquer in the name of God and our country” – Letter from the 96th Pennsylvania

Captain Charles Hipple detailed his motivations to fight in a letter from the encampment of the 96th Pennsylvania.