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Fairlie Photograph


Scope and Contents

From the Series:

19 digital photographs submitted by Welby Fairlie, a Williamsburg, Virginia community member and a Regional Manager at the International Student Exchange. The photographs document Fairlie and family members' experiences in quarantine during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Fairlie provided the following description with the submission: "Family photos to remember the time of COVID. I had planned to make our own photo album but then saw the project underway there at W&M." Photos include "empty shelves at various stores, new Air Fryer we bought and are using ALL THE TIME!, Italian exchange students getting interviewed for newspaper, Zoom meeting with some of my exchange students, entry inspection point for OBX [Outerbanks, North Carolina], a makeshift upstairs exercise room, postponed and then Virtual Monument Ave 10K with a friend, closed off soccer fields, store signage, outdoor birthday party with social distancing, my husband and son in masks at store, hand washing station at strawberry picking. Also a welcome sign in OBX [Outerbanks, North Carolina]."

Series also includes a photograph of Fairlie, included with the submission.


  • Creation: 2020

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From the Collection: 3068.9 Megabytes : Extent as of 2020 May 29

From the Collection: .42 Linear Feet (1 Hollinger box)


From the Collection: English

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository