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Laura Moberg accepts scholarship award

UBC’s Laura Moberg earns W. Kaye Lamb scholarship

UBC student Laura Moberg is the recipient of the 2019 W. Kaye Lamb Award for the best student works. The award and...
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Lytton Chinese History Museum opens doors

Today is opening day for a new cultural museum that recognizes the work and sacrifice of more than 17,000 Chinese labourers who helped build...
Roger Whitehouse and Margaret Matovich

Burnaby Historical Society in the News

The Burnaby Historical Society is disbanding after 61 years and people are starting to take notice of some of the issues facing...

Quesnel restores iconic Cornish water wheel

Quesnel's iconic Cornish water wheel has been fully restored, thanks to a legacy project overseen by the Quesnel and District Museum and Archives. The restored...

ANNOUNCEMENT: Short List for BCHF Historical Writing Competition

The award celebrates books that make significant contributions to the historical literature of British Columbia (British Columbia, March 2016) The British Columbia Historical Federation is...

BC Historians Flocking to Comox Valley: Who Is Taking Care of History?

Members of the British Columbia Historical Federation will be digging into Comox Valley history during their annual conference from June 6 to...

Winners of the 36th annual BCHF Historical Writing Competition announced

The award celebrates books that make significant contributions to the historical literature of British Columbia. The prizes were awarded...
BCHF Scholarship awards

Students — submit your history-based work to win an award!

Are you currently a student enrolled in a BC University? Have you completed an essay, website, film or other work on the topic of...
BCHF Scholarship awards

Young Canada Works — Summer student grants due January 15

Does your historical society operate a museum, archives or heritage site? Can you use the help of a student this summer? Young...
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Canadian Nautical Research Society Conference

The Canadian Nautical Research Society held its 2016 annual conference In New Westminster at Douglas College August 18 - 20. At the conference, Barry Gough,...