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The 1918 Spanish Flu Pandemic in America

The Spanish flu pandemic that swept across the globe in 1918 was far more deadly than the seasonal flu or COVID-19. Cities in the U.S. dealt with the flu outbreak from 1918 to 1920 in much the same ways but had quite different outcomes.

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A Timeline of the U.S. Stock Market Crash of 1929

This timeline of the stock market crash of 1929 gives a chronology of events, quotes from individuals involved in the markets, Dow Jones Industrial Average pricing information, economic data from the 1920s and 1930s, and major newspaper headlines that tell the story of the market crash.

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The Battle of Haliartus

The battle of Haliartus was the first major confrontation of the Corinthian War, the first serious challenge to Sparta's new leadership position in Greece after the end of the Peloponnesian War.