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Transcribathon Banquet

1 September 2017

  Please join us virtually for our 3rd annual onlinel Transcribathon on Tuesday, November 7, where we will have a number of texts available for transcription. In the past Transcribathons,...

Breakfast for Thought

25 July 2017

On a standard weekday morning, I pull myself out of bed at 8:45 AM and drive to my local coffee shop: The Daily Grind. I wait in line, swipe my credit card, and receive my grandee vanilla...

Margaret Baker’s “Goulden Water”

18 July 2017

Written by Mikayla Boynton When looking through multiple recipe books from the 17th and 18th centuries, one will often find similar, if not copied entries across several manuscripts....

What is a Recipe? DH@Guelph Summer Workshop 2017

26 June 2017

Workshop Participants from the DH@Guelph Summer Workshop 2017: Making Manuscripts Digital are taking part of the Recipe Projects 2-month long online conversation/conference about “What...