BCHF News

BCHF News

British Columbia History Fall 2015 Issue

The Fall 2015 issue of British Columbia History features Cyrus W. Peck VC – Vancouver Island Hero By Sidney Allinson Though Col. Cyrus (Cy) Wesley Peck passed...
in memoriam

Cumming, Leilani E. 1938-2015

Leilani (Lonnie) Cumming passed away suddenly on August 1, 2015. Lonnie was a member of the North Shuswap Historical Society and is reported to have...

The Winners of the British Columbia Historical Federation’s W. Kaye Lamb Essay Scholarship 2015

(British Columbia, June 2015) Kathryn Siemens of Victoria, BC, a third year student at the University of Victoria has won a $1000 scholarship from...

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)...
in memoriam

Barnhardt , Lorna May 1920-2015

Lorna (Austin) Barnhardt passed away on 8th of May 2015 at the age of 95. She was a long-time and active member of the North...