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)...

Winter issue of British Columbia History available for pre-order

Members — the Winter issue of British Columbia History will be in your mailbox in December. Not a member yet? You can pre-order a...

BCHF member Ronald Greene named to Volleyball BC Hall of Fame

Please join us in congratulating long-serving BCHF member Ronald Greene on his recent induction into the Volleyball BC Hall of Fame. Ron was inducted into...
Melva Dwyer

Melva Dwyer: 1919-2017

It is with sadness that we note the passing of BCHF honorary lifetime member Melva Dwyer on November 13, 2017. Melva served as the BCHF Honorary President...

Robin Lister: 1932-2018

Robin Lister was a proud descendant of early settlers to Chilliwack. He donated a number of items from his Grossman ancestors to the museum...

Send us your BC history-related news, events and articles

Are you involved in a historical society in BC? Is your society making news? Do you have an interesting BC history-related story, event, advice,...

Join the Canada 150 for 150 Volunteer Challenge

The Canada 150 for 150 Volunteer Challenge is a nation-wide movement inviting each Canadian to give as much as 150 hours of volunteer time...

British Columbia History winter issue 49.4: sneak peek

Did you know that a Victoria housewife named Joan Kennedy helped pave the way for female enlistment in World War II? Or that Vancouverites...