Annamarie Hatcher

Unraveling the Secrets of 18th-Century Knitted Hat in a Latrine

A well-preserved hat has allowed us to open a small window on life in the French colony of Louisbourg in the middle of the eighteenth century.

Celebrating Domestic Arts: A Day of Historical Natural Dye

Connecting Threads allows visitors to experience the process of turning a sheep’s fleece into a piece of clothing through a natural dye workshop.