This page focuses on an event described in Elinor Bonney’s diary November 1918.  It includes excerpts from the diary, photographs from the time of that event in the Bonney household, and a genealogy snapshot with information about the people mentioned in the diary.

genealogy snapshot NOV 1918


How did 1918 flu pandemic affect Lorain County?

1918 influenza

An illustration of the 1918 influenza outbreak that may have been printed by a national source. The image was donated to the Lorain County Historical Society by an individual donor.