Annual Conference

Annual Conference

Two things you didn’t know about Chilliwack’s New Siberia Farms

Did you know that Chilliwack's New Siberia Farms (today a dairy farm) was once a regional leader in the technique of "chicken sexing" --...
Rishma Johal accepts Best Article Award from Gary Mitchell

Rishma Johal Captures Best Article Award

The award recognizes the article that best enhances knowledge of the history of British Columbia and provides enjoyable reading. (British Columbia, May 28, 2016) The...
BCHD Conference 2017 Chilliwack

Pre-conference workshops now open to the public!

The BCHF's three pre-conference workshops on Thursday May 25, 2017, are now open to the public -- meaning that you don't need to register...
Save the Date - BCHF conference 2017 May 25 - 28

Save the Date – May 25 – 28, 2017

Save the date! The Chilliwack Museum and Historical Society and the BC Historical Federation have announced the dates for the 2017 BCHF conference being held...

“Pam’s Pony Express”: A female horse packer in Nakusp

Pam Gillman, nee Herridge (1927-2007), was a horse packer operating on the Nakusp Hot Springs Trail from 1940 to 1945. Pam worked under the name...
BCHD Conference 2017 Chilliwack

Conference Registration Now Open

Registration for the BCHF Conference 2017 taking place May 25-28th - Chilliwack: Land, Water, People - is now open. View Conference Schedule Register Now The event features three pre-conference...

Call for Submissions

British Columbia Historical Federation 33rd Annual Historical Writing Awards The British Columbia Historical Federation invites submissions for the 33rd Annual Historical Writing Awards for authors of...

Conference memory: Water bomber “waves” to attendees in Port Alberni

This memory of the 2000 Annual Conference in Port Alberni was submitted by BCHF Director and Honorary Life Member Ron Hyde:  One of my morning...

2017 Annual Conference thank you!

Our 2017 Annual Conference, "Land, Water, People," in Chilliwack is now complete, and what an inspiring, engaging and enjoyable weekend it was! Thank you to...
BCHD Conference 2017 Chilliwack

One month until the 2017 BCHF Annual Conference!

The 2017 BCHF Annual Conference - "Chilliwack: Land, Water, People" - takes place May 25-28, 2017, in Chilliwack, BC. Chock full of lectures, workshops,...