This Too Shall Pass: A History of Epidemics in Winnipeg

May 28, 2020

May 28, 2020


Manitoba Museum, 190 Rupert Avenue, Winnipeg


Events Description

Covid-19 is on everyone’s minds these days, but did you know that Winnipeg experienced many other epidemics between 1900 and the 1950s? Join Dr. Leah Morton, Curatorial Assistant (History), for a discussion about how Winnipeggers lived through epidemics such as typhoid fever, influenza, and polio and how public health officials worked to contain and control these diseases.


No registration required. View it live on the Manitoba Museum Facebook page or join the Zoom webinar by clicking on this link (or copying it into your browser) just before 2:00 on the 28th For the best experience, download the Zoom app ahead of time.


Date & Time:

Thursday, May 28, 2020 | 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm

Venue & Address : On Zoom

Online on Facebook

Manitoba Museum – 190 Rupert Avenue, Winnipeg, MB R3B 0N2 Canada

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