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Women wearing surgical masks during the influenza epidemic, 1919 | by State Library of Queensland, Australia
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Women wearing surgical masks during the influenza epidemic, 1919

Creator: Unidentified.

 

Location: Brisbane, Queensland.

 

Description: Five women are standing in front of a brick building, possibly a hospital, wearing surgical masks during the Spanish 'Flu outbreak in Brisbane, 1919.

 

View this image at the State Library of Queensland: hdl.handle.net/10462/deriv/90192

 

Information about State Library of Queensland’s collection: www.slq.qld.gov.au/resources/picture-queensland

 

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Taken sometime in 1919