Lauren K.

Montréal, Quebec

Fête du patrimoine de Montréal

The Fascinating History of the Yukon Gold Potato

A subtle reminder that every part of the way we live today has a history.




What was the most interesting thing you learned about your topic?

How a favourite potato of our society has Peruvian origins.

What important lessons have you learned that you want to share with other Canadians?

Garnet Johnston's legacy.

How would you compare your life today to the lives of those studied in your project?

We live in a country and a time period where potatoes are still popular.