Book Chronicles County's Response To Flu Epidemic


Last updated 9/27/2021 at 10:55am

The book, “Health and Hospitality: Dr. and Mrs. C. W. Hunt of Western North Carolina,” tells the story of a Brevard family and the quarantine measures in Transylvania County during the 1919 flu epidemic. Dr. Hunt was the county health officer at the time.

The book was written by Christopher Hunt Robertson, a historical biographer living in Raleigh.

This free e-book is available at www.books. The book also received a Historical Book Award from the North Carolina Society of Historians.


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