Allentown in Quarantine
This collection of interviews was compiled by the staff members of the Allentown Public Library with the help of faculty from Muhlenberg College. It represents the points of view of a variety of individuals, organizations, and civic institutions of Allentown, PA during the COVID-19 pandemic and resulting quarantine.
These video interviews were collected between October 2020 and May 2021. In them the changes to life in Allentown brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic and the March 19, 2020 PA executive order for the closure of all non-life sustaining businesses, operations, and services are discussed.