BCHF News

BCHF News

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...

There are stories to tell… Legacy Fund recipients announced

"There are stories to tell... from across British Columbia". Special guest Paul Ferguson —adjudicator on the Centennial Legacy Fund committee —spoke 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...

Comox Valley: Who Is Taking Care of History? Report from the BCHF annual conference

Delegates from around B.C. gathered in the Comox Valley to explore the region’s rich history, and to establish the British Columbia Historical...
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...

2019 BCHF conference now underway: Who is taking care of history?

The BCHF conference is underway — delegates are gathering in Courtenay, Comox and Cumberland this weekend to share, learn, discuss and promote...

Podcast visits BC Farm Museum and Fraser Valley Heritage Rail Society

Valley Voices rides the historic BC Electric tram at the Fraser Valley Heritage Rail Society in Cloverdale. Also on...

Middleton, Jessie A., 1916–2019

The BC History of Nursing Society shares new of the death of one of their long time members —Nursing Sister Jessie Lee...

Canadian Experiences Fund

The Canadian Experiences Fund (CEF) was announced in Budget 2019, and supports communities across Canada as they create, improve or enhance tourism...

British Columbia History magazine’s summer edition coming soon!

The summer 2019 edition of British Columbia History magazine is coming soon. Members and subscribers will be receiving...