BCHF News

BCHF News

Apply to have your story hosted by the Virtual Museum of Canada

The Virtual Museum of Canada is proud to launch a new call for proposals as part of its small Community Stories investment stream. If...

Spring issue of BC History magazine finds lost communities

The stories of lost communities still resonate today. The Spring 2020 “Lost Communities”...

British Columbia History spring 2017 issue 50.1: sneak peek

In celebration of Canada 150, our special issue of 2017 showcases the stories of people and communities who called British Columbia home prior to...

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...

Access BCHF Media Panel presentations from 2018 conference online

Did you miss conference? Or, do you want to refer back to the BCHF Media Panel presentations by John MacFarlane, Mark Forsythe, Andrea Lister,...

Maillardville heritage home faces demolition

1125 Cartier Avenue in Coquitlam's Maillardville neighbourhood. Google Street View image Coquitlam city council has approved a temporary...
BC Historical Federation Scholarships

Johnson Scholarship Program – deadline August 31

Do you have a child or grandchild who completed high school in 2018 and is enrolled full-time at a recognized Canadian post-secondary institution this...

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

Fund started for HMCS Alberni Museum following flood

A GoFundMe campaign is underway for the HMCS Alberni Museum and Memorial in Courtenay following a flash...

Nelson Public Library turns 100

Jan. 20 marks the centennial of the creation of the Nelson Public Library. The library is going...