Wondering what to do with the dozens of face masks and all of those unused yeast packets? Us too. There are several items that Americans sought after during the height of the COVID-19 pandemic that help to showcase what this period in time was like. Once the pandemic is fully over, how will we look back and remember this time? How are museum curators and everyday people remembering this important part of history? This week on Viewpoints.
- Alexandra Lord, chair, curator, Division of Medicine and Science, Smithsonian National Museum of American History.
- Kevin Mitchell Mercer, professor, Valencia College.
- Natalie Nguyen, college student, University of Central Florida.