BCHF News

BCHF News

British Columbia History Summer 2015 Issue

The Summer 2015 issue of British Columbia History features Kootenaina Making History Possible by R.J. Welwood Collecting and preserving material relating to the central Kootenay region...

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...

Winners of 2014 British Columbia Historical Federation Historical Writing Competition

The award celebrates books that make significant contributions to the historical literature of British Columbia (British Columbia, May 2015) The British Columbia Historical Federation (BCHF)...

2018 Arctic Awards Gala – October 18 at the Vancouver Maritime Museum

Get ready for Vancouver Maritime Museum's second annual Arctic Awards Gala, taking place October 18, 2018, and featuring the Northwest Passage Hall of Fame...
Chilliwack Paisley House

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Chilliwack's Paisley House is getting a lot of attention these days. The home— one of Chilliwack's oldest— is on the demolition block,...

Bill McNamara, 1942-2019

We are saddened to hear of the death of Bill McNamara, President of Friends of the Surrey Museum. The...

Buddhist monument to be dedicated in Slocan cemetery

Rev. Orai Fujikawa paints characters on a new memorial to Japanese-Canadians cremated in the Slocan cemetery in 1942-43. It will be...

Free Community History Webinar Series

Canada's History is offering a free near-weekly community history webinar series from January 24 to March 28, 2018, with presentations posted to YouTube after...

Nikkei Internment Memorial Centre in New Denver reveals hidden Japanese-Canadian history

How much do you know about the history of Japanese internment in British Columbia? The Nikkei Internment Memorial Centre (NIMC), located in New Denver, is...

Young Canada Works – 2018 funding stream open

Looking to hire a student or recent post-secondary graduate for the summer? Young Canada Works (YCW), a collaboration between the National Trust for Canada and...