17th November 2020
26 March 2021 This will be a Zoom talk - link available soon for how to join it.
Rowntree’s and the 1918-1919 Flu Pandemic
Catherine is one of our members, and Executive Director of the Rowntree Society. This talk looks at the local effects of the 1918 - 1919 flu pandemic in York, and the responses to it by Rowntree’s, as a family and as an employer.
Catherine is preparing a series of blog posts about a pandemic that resonates as we experience Covid-19. The first two posts are on the Rowntree Society website, and you can read them here.