Why One Topeka Library Wants You To Share Your Pandemic-Related Stories And Symbols
A roll of toilet paper and videos remembering loved ones lost are featured in a new collection.
A Kansas history librarian realized waiting until the pandemic was over was not the time to begin gathering objects to illustrate this unique time in history. She explained what has been collected so far, and what will be done to preserve the artifacts for future study and remembrance.
- Donna Rae Pearson, history librarian for the Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library
"A Moment in Time: Our Local Responses to a Global Crisis" will be on display from Oct. 9 to Nov. 29 in the Alice C. Sabatini Gallery at the Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library, 1515 SW 10th Ave., Topeka, Kansas 66604. Find more information at TSCPL.org.