The Johnson Family Treasury: Understanding Lives through Recipes

Thursday, February 11, 2016 at 2 p.m.

In celebration of Heritage Week 2016 (February 15 to 21), visit Fulford Place to discover Ontario’s heritage through a series of free talks and a youth program.

Dr. Nathalie Cooke will discuss The Johnson Family Treasury, a fascinating book of recipes and remedies collected in England in the 18th and 19th centuries, and recently discovered in Guelph. Dr. Cooke is Professor of English at McGill University, founding editor of Cuizine: The Journal of Canadian Food Cultures and editor of What’s to Eat? Entrées into Canadian Food History. Admission is free.

For more information, contact:

Pamela Peacock
Coordinator, Eastern Ontario Museum Sites
Telephone: 613-498-3003

Fulford Place – a National Historic Site – is owned and operated by the Ontario Heritage Trust, an agency of the Government of Ontario dedicated to identifying, preserving, protecting and promoting Ontario's heritage.


Fulford Place
287 King Street East
Brockville, Ontario

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