The Nature of the Flu
Learn basic facts about the viral nature of the flu and common misunderstandings of the virus.
Toronto During the Epidemic
Learn how Toronto’s agencies and offices responded to the flu and how the city as a whole was impacted.
Responses, Reactions, and Cures
Learn about the research conducted about the flu and the (ineffective) cures that were peddled at the time.
Learn about the Black Death, and the Spanish Flu’s impact on the wider world.
Impacts on Toronto Schools
Learn about the flu impacted five prominent Toronto schools – Bishop Strachan School, Jesse Ketchum, Loretto College, St. Andrew’s, and Upper Canada College.
Women and the Epidemic
Women – both religious sisters and secular volunteers – played a major part in caring for the sick during the epidemic.
History of St. James Cathedral & Healthcare
Learn about how St. James Cathedral dealt with illness and epidemics throughout its history.