Annual Conference

Annual Conference

Accessing Residential School Records

Content warning: This video relates to Indian Residential Schools. A reminder that the Indian Residential School Survivors Society has a 24 hour...

Nakusp gearing up to host 2018 BCHF conference — Register now!

Did you know that the Arrow Lakes Historical Society was formed in 1984? You will learn more about the Arrow Lakes and local history...

Revisit Nakusp — Conference photographs online

We just returned from another successful conference in Nakusp and we can hardly wait until next year! Remember the good times or see what you...

ANNOUNCEMENT: Short List for BCHF Historical Writing Competition

The award celebrates books that make significant contributions to the historical literature of British Columbia (British Columbia, March 2016) The British Columbia Historical Federation is...

Victoria in 1922: A Re-creation

Victoria became John Adams’ adopted city in 1960. As a new kid who was interested in history, he tried to make up...

Award of Recognition: Christine Meutzner

The British Columbia Historical Federation (BCHF) announces that Christine Meutzner of Nanaimo is a recipient of an Award of Recognition. The award...

Conference memory: Water bomber “waves” to attendees in Port Alberni

This memory of the 2000 Annual Conference in Port Alberni was submitted by BCHF Director and Honorary Life Member Ron Hyde:  One of my morning...

BCHF conference silent auction is live

Annual conference is underway and our silent auction is live! Bid on local history books, or purchase some BCHF swag.
Laura Moberg accepts scholarship award

UBC’s Laura Moberg earns W. Kaye Lamb scholarship

UBC student Laura Moberg is the recipient of the 2019 W. Kaye Lamb Award for the best student works. The award and...

Nakusp’s grand old Centennial Building: From two-room schoolhouse to cultural hub

Just north of Nakusp's busiest intersection sits the Centennial Building, one of Nakusp's oldest buildings. First built as a two-room school house, this building...