About Us


Amy Milne-Smith
Principal Investigator (2015-present)

Amy is an associate professor of history at Wilfrid Laurier University with expertise on Victorian London, class, gender, and culture. You can follow her on twitter @AmyMilneSmith where she primarily posts about Victorian crime and mental illness and occasionally posts about her dog.
Contact: amilnesmith@wlu.ca


Matthew Hargreaves
Data Collection (2015-2016)

Matthew Hargreaves holds a Bachelor of Arts from and is presently graduate student of Wilfrid Laurier’s History department, completing his Master’s Degree on Japanese Imperialism in Manchuria. Matthew has been performing research-based projects since 2015, mainly regarding primary source data collection, academic web portals, and social media research. Matthew hopes to continue in academia by pursuing a Ph.D. in the future, and lives in Cambridge, Ontario.


Darren Leung
Data Collection (2015-2016)

Darren worked on the project as a fourth year history major with an expertise in Medieval Studies.


Ryan Orr
Data Collection (2015-2016)

Ryan worked on the project as a fourth year history major with an expertise in Medieval Studies.


Haydn Lawrence
Webmaster and Data Analyst

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Jennifer Ranni
GIS map work (2016)

Jennifer worked on the project as a fourth year geography student with GIS mapping expertise.


Kate Cameron
Data Collection (2016-2017)

Kate worked on the project as a third year history major with an expertise in Canadian history.


Katelyn Leece
Data Collection (2016-2017)

Katelyn started working on the project as a third year history major with an expertise in Medieval and Victorian history.