BCHF News

BCHF News

British Columbia History Winter 2015 Issue

Order your copy of the Winter 2015 issue of British Columbia History featuring: Fort Fraser: Risk, Boom and Bust By Sarah H. Tobe With the anticipation of...

Happy Holidays! Our offices are closed Dec 21—January 2

The BCHF relies on incredible volunteers to carry out its work throughout the year. We are urging them to relax and recharge over the...
Fraser Valley local history Valley Voices podcasts

Valley Voices — Langley Heritage Society’s March Podcast

Brenda Smith, genealogistDr. Chad Reimer, historian On March's Valley Voices: uncovering family and community history with genealogist Brenda Smith, and...

Esther Sharp of Ladysmith wins Best Article Prize

Vice-President Caroline Ross and President Shannon Bettles present award to Esther Sharp Esther Sharp is the recipient of...

Feds to fund new Vancouver Chinatown museum

Sketch of renovations to 168 East Pender Street, the proposed home of the Vancouver Chinatown Storytelling Centre. Vancouver Chinatown Foundation

Winter issue of British Columbia History coming soon

The Winter 2019 issue of British Columbia History features “Siamelaht,” by Jenn Ashton; “Identifying the Enemy: The tale...

Heritage BC recognizes Rossland’s Jackie Drysdale

Jackie Drysdale, former chair of the Rossland Heritage Commision (left), with Mayor Kathy Moore, Joanne Drystek of the Heritage Commission and...

Our Coloured Past wins Community History Award

Kyle Kusch signs a copy of Our Coloured Past. Courtesy Arrow Lakes News The Community History Award, part...

BC Archives Reference Room to expand in-person services in late July

The BC Archives has announced plans to re-open its reference room. This comes after originally announcing that it would remain closed until...

Time Travels: Langley Heritage Society

Mark Forsythe travels through BC, and back in time, exploring the unique work of British Columbia Historical Federation members.