John

Covid-History Item Type Metadata

Age

92

Date

7/4/2020

Location

Sweetwater, Tennessee

When did the impact of COVID-19 first occur to you? How did your reaction to COVID-19 change between then and the first case in your town?

TV News Report

How is your life different now than it was before the pandemic?

Restricted. Mask required when going away from home.

How are you feeling? What are you doing to relieve stress?

OK Reading, TV

What have you noticed has changed in your community since the outbreak? What has surprised you?

Restriction of business, churches, government offices

Are you a business owner who has had to close? If you are still open, how have you had to adjust how your business operates?

n/a

Are you an essential employee? What do you do? What precautions are being taken at your workplace? What precautions are implementing at home?

No. Retired. Hand washing

Are you an employee who has been laid off or furloughed? Were you able to get unemployment? Were you able to retain your health insurance?

No. Medicare

Are you working from home? What adjustments or challenges are you experiencing?

n/a

Do you have children at home? How’s it going?

n/a

How are you using social media, the Internet, or digital platforms during the pandemic?

Buying products via internet

Did you have to postpone any major life events? (e.g. Graduation, wedding, major birthday) What did you do instead?

n/a

Do you have animals? Did you adopt a pet? How have they impacted your day?

n/a

Did you or someone you know contract COVID-19? What was it like?

n/a

If you lost someone during the pandemic, how did you celebrate their lives?

Missed the funeral

What do you wish you knew before the pandemic began?

Mre astronomy

What would you want future generations to know about the 2020 pandemic? How would you recommend they prepare for it?

Listen to the scientists and doctors

How do you think this pandemic will change how we behave going forward? What will the “new normal” look like?

Make preparations at earliest notice

Is there anything else you would like to add that hasn't already been asked above?

Believe that virus' and/or germs may obliterate the human species

Dublin Core

Title

John

Publisher

Southern Adirondack Library System

Language

English

Type

Covid History

Identifier

11759004510

Citation

“John,” Leaving Our Fingerprints on History, accessed August 10, 2022, https://fingerprints.sals.edu/omeka/items/show/140.

Output Formats

Geolocation