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)...

Happy 80th Lions Gate bridge!

What does Guinness and West Vancouver have to do with one another? Opened in 1938, the Guinness family (yes — the makers of the...

Media celebrates 2017 BCHF award winners

We are pleased to share the following media stories recognizing some of our 2017 BCHF award winners: "Top of province garners top prize," BC BookLook,...
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Voicing Contested Histories resource list

Video recordings, presentation notes and other resources from a 2017 province-wide workshop on "Voicing Contested Histories" are now available online at Voicing Contested Histories Resources....

Brammall, H. Robin (1935—2017)

Robin Brammall, who died recently on December 19, 2017, was for many years a familiar figure at meetings of the BC Historical Association –...

Heritage BC Announces 2018 Watch List

Heritage BC has released the first provincial heritage Watch List to draw attention to a range of at-risk places that are significant to the...

Here’s My Canada contest – submit a video

Here’s My Canada is a multilingual, nation-wide contest inviting Canadians to express what Canada means to them in a 30-second video. Submit your video...
Save the Date - BCHF conference 2017 May 25 - 28

Save the Date – May 25 – 28, 2017

Save the date! The Chilliwack Museum and Historical Society and the BC Historical Federation have announced the dates for the 2017 BCHF conference being held...