BCHF News

BCHF News

BCHF conference preview: Meet the speakers

Here is a full run-down of the speakers/virtual tours at the BCHF virtual conference. ADVENTURES IN DIGITAL HISTORY, Kyle...

Spring issue of BC History magazine finds lost communities

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

Ronald Greene appointed Honorary Life Member

Ronald Greene of Victoria has been appointed an Honorary Life Member of the BC Historical Federation (BCHF), a special distinction that was...

Canadian Nautical Research Society conference nears

City of Vancouver Archives CVA 260-851. James Cookall The Canadian Nautical Research Society will hold its virtual annual...

Mining company donation kept Barkerville going in 2021

Wikimedia Commons photo Barkerville Historic Town and Park was able to operate this year thanks to a donation...

Demolition of Navvy Jack house delayed

The oldest building on the North Shore will stand at least until mid-September, but there are no guarantees after that. West Vancouver...

BCHF is now on Instagram!

We’re excited to launch our new social media platform and keep sharing the incredible work of BC historical societies to an even...

Fire helps Skeetchestn uncover the past

A destructive 2017 fire west of Kamloops had one upside: it has made it easier for the Skeetchestn First Nation to do...

Notice of Heritage BC grant

The 2019 intake for Heritage BC's Heritage Legacy Fund will open on March 18, 2019 and will close on May 17, 2019....

BCHF Newsletter – February 2017

Check out the February 2017 issue (No. 62) of the BCHF Newsletter for all the latest and greatest news about the Federation and our...