Awards

Awards

Interview with Jennifer Ashton

British Columbia History magazine editor Andrea Lister caught up with Jennifer Ashton, who earned an Honourable Mention for the 2019 Anne and...
Stoney Creek Woman : The story of Mary John

1988 – Waite, Peter B.

Waite, P., Larry MacKenzie and Bridget Moran (1988). Stoney Creek Woman : The story of Mary John. Vancouver, B.C.: Tillacum Library. Biography of Mary John, a Native...

Bill Glasgow recognized with BCHF Award of Appreciation

Bill Glasgow from William Glasgow Design is the recipient of the 2019 Award of Appreciation.
Aboriginal people and politics: The Indian land question in British Columbia, 1849-1989

1990 – Tennant, Paul

Tennant, P. (1990). Aboriginal people and politics: The Indian land question in British Columbia, 1849-1989. Vancouver, B.C.: University of Brititish Columbia Press This book presents the...
Tragedy at Second Narrows: The story of the Ironworkers Memorial Bridge

2008 – Jamieson, Eric

Jamieson, E. (2008). Tragedy at Second Narrows: The story of the Ironworkers Memorial Bridge. Madeira Park, BC: Harbour Publishing. Tragedy at Second Narrows unravels one of...

Help choose the BCHF Best Article Award

Readers wanted: help us select the 2017 winner of the Anne and Philip Yandle Best Article Award! If you subscribe to British Columbia History magazine and enjoy reading...

Mark Forsythe wins BCHF News and Media Award

The British Columbia Historical Federation is pleased to announce Mark Forsythe from the Langley Heritage Society is...

Jason Beck is winner of the British Columbia Historical Federation Anne and Philip Yandle...

The award recognizes the article that best enhances knowledge of the history of British Columbia and provides enjoyable reading. (British Columbia, May 23, 2015) The...

The Winners of the British Columbia Historical Federation’s W. Kaye Lamb Essay Scholarship 2015

(British Columbia, June 2015) Kathryn Siemens of Victoria, BC, a third year student at the University of Victoria has won a $1000 scholarship from...

Origins of the Historical Writing Competition

Ever wonder how the BCHF Historical Writing Competition -- and the prestigious Lieutenant Governor's Medal for Historical Writing -- got its start? The story began...