Videos

Videos

Interview: Lost Kootenays, Part 2

Mark Forsythe continues his conversation with Greg Nesteroff, co-author with Eric Brighton of Lost Kootenays: A History in Pictures. This time they...

Vancouver Historical Society presents Nancy J. Turner

Dr. Nancy J. Turner shares her knowledge about traditional uses and meanings of plants, medicine. A widely respected ethnobotanist and author, Turner...

Interview: Lost Kootenays, Part 1

BCHF vice-president Mark Forsythe interviews BCHF director Greg Nesteroff, co-author with Eric Brighton of the new book Lost Kootenays: A History In...

Checking in with Lytton’s history keepers

On June 30, 2021 a firestorm destroyed the village of Lytton in a matter of minutes. Homes, businesses and the community’s museums...

The Francophones of Surrey: A presentation by Maurice Guibord

Maurice Guibord, director of the Société historique francophone de la Colombie-Britannique, will engage you with his presentation which incorporates his research on...

A virtual tour of the Fraser Valley Heritage Railway

Ride the rails... virtually! The Fraser Valley Heritage Railway Society introduces you to their rolling stock, station and volunteers through two video...

Traditional boat building: A presentation by Patrick Calihou

Métis Artisan Pat Calihou introduces you to his heritage by way of a 40 foot traditional bateau he built in 2019-20 at...

Adventures in Digital History: A presentation by Dr. Kyle Jackson and students

How can historians use new digital tools to enliven and deepen our study of the past? In this presentation, Dr. Kyle Jackson...

Forgotten Stories, Silenced Voices: A presentation by Renée Sarojini Saklikar

As a poet and a writer she’s explored history (Children of Air India, un/authorized exhibit and interjections); science and poetry (Listening to...

We Have Our Man: A presentation by Baltej Singh Dhillon

One of the most moving presentations of the recent BCHF conference was by Baltej Singh Dhillon, the first member of the RCMP...