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‘What it was like to survive a pandemic’: Carnegie Local History Library is inviting the public to help document Covid in Boulder for future generations

When Covid first began to spread nearly three years ago, local researchers and reporters asked Nicole Docimo, an archivist at Boulder’s Carnegie Library for Local History, for records on the 1918 flu pandemic. Docimo was able to turn up only a handful of newspapers and diary entries written around that time from the library’s archive. […]