The Covid Entries

Covid Entries

The Covid Entries offer daily reports of the pandemic’s harsh surge in New York City in early spring 2020. The 56 entries provide real time observations of the early weeks when disease and fear transformed the city.


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First Entry | deaths with no funerals


First Entry

Photo: March 6th, 2020
Sixth Avenue Staples



Originally sent 4/4/20

Second Entry | a true crisis


Second Entry

Photo: March 15th, 2020
Houston Street






Originally sent 4/7/20

Third Entry | trash in empty streets


Third Entry

Photo: March 17th, 2020
Prince Street






Originally sent 4/9/20

Fourth Entry | fire drill for the apocalypse


Fourth Entry

Photo: March 19th, 2020
100 Sullivan Street





Originally sent 4/11/20

Fifth Entry 🔊 | new territory


Fifth Entry

3/21 Audio Grocery lines, spring blossoms, and barbershops. 5 min.

Photo: March 21st, 2020
Sixth Avenue



Originally sent 4/12/20

Sixth Entry | calls from around the country


Sixth Entry

Photo: March 23rd, 2020
Sullivan Street






Originally sent 4/16/20