Once the COVID crisis is over, it may take us quite some time to process and psychologically recover from this tragedy.
The second wave of the virus seemed to be ebbing in January 1919, but health authorities warned Fresnans not to let their guard down.
In the days following the Board of Health’s collective resignation, Fresno mayor William F. Toomey…
At the dawn of 1919, Fresno faced twin crises—a second flu wave and a political struggle over who was in charge of the city’s response to the epidemic.
A disaster looms as the college sports association looks to cash in once again.
As Fresno entered the final week of 1918, the second wave of the influenza outbreak showed no signs of breaking.
By mid-December 1918, it was clear that a second wave of the flu was indeed hitting Fresno. But many people did not want to shut down again.
As students returned to school and theaters reopened, was a second wave of the deadly virus about to hit Fresno?