History in the Making in Bridgetown
The coronavirus pandemic which we are experiencing in 2020 is one of just four that Australia has ever experienced. It is remarkable for its speed of transmission and so museums and historians like ourselves are doing what we can to record and preserve this history of daily life for future historians.
Records are being kept which will show aspects of Bridgetown people coped during this difficult time of self-isolation and social distancing. Many of the records will appear in these pages.
To begin the process here is a video from our Dr Jonathan Morling: