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BCHF News

2019-20 Documentary Heritage Communities Program funding launched

Library and Archives Canada recently announced the launch of the 2019-2020 funding cycle for its Documentary Heritage Communities Program. Since this program was introduced in...
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Road Trip Time Machine

Did you drive the Malahat (Victoria to Duncan) in the 1960s? If so, you might be interested to step back in time via the...

Book Launch Event — French Presence in Victoria, BC (1987-2017)

Un Lancement du livre Presence francophone à Victoria (1987 - 2017) aura lieu le 8 mai 2018 à 18h30m au Creekside Community Centre, 1 Athletes...

UVic Libraries Talk —The First 50 Years of British Columbia’s School Textbooks: 1871-1921

Pia Russell, UVic Learning and Research Librarian for Education, Children's Literature, Gender Studies, and Indigenous Studies, will provide an overview of the first 50...

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...

Ron Hyde in the News

BC Historical Federation Director and Liquor Historian Ron Hyde speaks to Global News in a report aired June 17, 2016, as the Liquor Distribution Board...

BC historian Paul Ferguson to deliver talk in Belgium

On Saturday November 10, BCHF member and historian Paul Ferguson (Victoria, BC) will deliver a talk about Belgian place-names in Canada at Memorial Museum Passchendaele...

Archival holdings now online in Smithers

The Bulkley Valley Museum in Smithers, BC, is proud to share its artifact and archival holdings online, thanks to funding from the Government of...

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...
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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....