Topic: How were the coal and education industries affected when another wave of influenza hit in December 1918?
The paper is to be an integrated essay of 6 to 7 pages (1800-2000 words); you may write for longer.
It should be typed, double-spaced, in 12-point font with 1-inch margins on each side.
In your opening, you need to have a thesis statement (on the first page) that answers your historical question, and it needs to be underlined.
In the body of the paper, write a persuasive essay, rooted in evidence, to support your stance.
• Use at least three (3) primary sources from The Influenza Pandemic reader: o The background information in a header (usually italicized) does not count as “using” a primary source.
Pay attention to where a source is from.
For example: you cannot compare something from Indianapolis to information in source #30, without acknowledging (and taking into account) that source was for a different part of the world
• Rely on at least two (2) newspaper articles about Indianapolis published from 1917-1921.
• Provide the necessary historical context from either American Yawp or background in the reader. In your conclusion, you may (if you wish) reflect on parallels to today or the relevance of the issue you focused on.
You may use any standard citation format, but you MUST provide page numbers for citations.
Following the conclusion, provide a list of any sources you consulted—whether or not you ended up using them. This information is not counted as part of the recommendiqued word or page countSHOW LESS