Ann Birch

Ann Birch has worked for a decade in Toronto's finest old houses as an historical interpreter. These places have given her a wide knowledge of nineteenth century domestic, social and political life. She can tell you why table knives had rounded edges, why candles had to be stored in metal safes at night and why even the best people seldom bathed. Ann is a member of several historical societies. What she enjoys most is research into the journals and letters of early immigrants to Upper Canada....See more