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1918: Pandemic

This exhibit focuses on 1918, the final year of World War I. With American troops joining the Allied forces along the Western Front, Germany sees failure and catastrophic losses that lead to the nervous breakdown of its top general and the collapse of an empire. With global travel the new norm, an influenza pandemic breaks out, killing millions with its devastation.

Meanwhile, Russia undergoes a radical transformation, the staggering geographic changes resulting from war itself become evident, and at last, armistice and hope for a peaceful future are visible along the horizon. 

Thursday, September 20 at 8:00am to 4:30pm

More dates through September 21, 2018

McFarlin Library, Special Collections, 5th floor
2933 East 6th Street, Tulsa, Oklahoma 74104-9700

Event Type

Art Exhibit

Audiences

General Public, Faculty, Staff, Students, Alumni

Departments

McFarlin Library

Hashtag

#WWI

Cost

Free and Open to the Public

Contact Name

Melissa Kunz

Contact Email

melissa-kunz@utulsa.edu

Contact Phone

(918) 631-2828

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