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Death by causes: influenza

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Creator: Kansas State Board of Health

Date: 1918

Level of Description: Item

Material Type: Government record

Call Number: State Board of Health, Division of Vital Statistics, Summary of Deaths by Causes, 1918

Unit ID: 217181

Summary: This summary of deaths, compiled by the Division of Vital Statistics of the Kansas State Board of Health, details the total number of deaths that resulted during the Influenza of 1918. Often referred to as the Spanish Flu during the period, the Influenza of 1918 took a significant toll on Kansas with 2,639 recorded deaths. However, the death toll across the globe was much worse, with estimated deaths varying anywhere from 50 million to 100,000 million people. To view the full, two volume report see unit 220786.

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Title (Main title): Death by causes: influenza

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