Trinity College and the Influenza Pandemic of 1918

Title

Trinity College and the Influenza Pandemic of 1918

Subject

This archive details some key excerpts from Trinity College's history during the Influenza Pandemic of 1918 and examines how the pandemic was treated by College officials and student publications such as the campus newspaper, the Trinity Tripod.

Description

This archive contains records of College publications, the Trinity Tripod, the Hartford Courant, and other records from the historical annals of Trinity College (Hartford, Connecticut).

Creator

Brendan W. Clark '21, Trinity College History Department

Source

Trinity College Archives, Watkinson Library

Publisher

Trinity College (Hartford, Connecticut)

Date

January 1918-June 1921

Contributor

Brendan W. Clark '21
Trinity College

Rights

Digital reproductions and permission to publish Watkinson materials may be requested by contacting Watkinson staff. With permission of the staff, readers may use their own cameras in the library. Users of materials from the Watkinson Library or the College Archives must accept full legal responsibility for observing the laws of copyright, as well as the laws of libel and invasion of privacy and property rights.

Format

.png, .jpg, .pdf, .word

Language

English

Type

Text, Still Images, College Records

Coverage

Trinity College, Hartford, Connecticut

Collection Items

"Quarantine Lifted": An Extract from the Trinity Tripod

The Trinity Tripod November 5, 1918
Board of Trustees Minutes .png

Remsen Brinckerhoff Ogilby; Trinity College Board of Trustees April 25, 1918
Board of Trustees Address 1919.png

Trinity College Board of Trustees June 20, 1919
Budget for 1920.png

Trinity College Board of Trustees June 18, 1920
Letter from Ernest Stires 1920.png

Ernest Stires, D.D. '01 May 25, 1920
Remsen Ogilby Address 1921.png

Remsen Brinckerhoff Ogilby; Trinity College Board of Trustees June 17, 1921
Trinity College SATC.png

Trinity College (Hartford, CT) c. 1918
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