Awards

Awards

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...

Nominate your All-Star for a Recognition Award

Do you have an all-star in your organization who deserves recognition from the BC Historical Federation? Consider nominating them for one of the BCHF's...
Anna Tremere Riverview Hospital Historical Society

Anna Tremere of Coquitlam honoured with Award of Merit

We are pleased to announce that Coquitlam’s Anna Tremere is a recipient of an Award of Merit. The award was presented at the Federation’s...

Interview with Kyle Kusch

Take a virtual trip to Nakusp through this interview with Arrow Lake Historical Society's Kyle Kusch. Kyle walks us through the stories...

Best BC history website nominations extended to Feb. 1

Do you know of a recently launched website on a topic of British Columbia history that is worthy of recognition and a $250 cash prize?

Rika Ruebsaat wins Anne and Philip Yandle Best Article Award

The British Columbia Historical Federation (BCHF) announces Rika Ruebsaat is the recipient of the 2017 Anne and Philip Yandle Best Article Award. Her winning article "BC History Through Song" appeared in British...

2017 Historical Writing Competition submission deadline – Dec 31

Call for submissions - the nomination deadline for the 35th annual BCHF Historical Writing Competition is December 31, 2017! The Historical Writing Competition recognizes authors...
Working with wool: a Coast Salish legacy and the Cowichan sweater

2010 – Olsen, Sylvia

Olsen, S. (2010). Working with wool: a Coast Salish legacy and the Cowichan sweater. Winlaw, BC: Sono Nis Press. Cowichan sweaters, with their distinctive bands of design...
Recording their story: James Tiet and the Tahltan

2007 – Thompson, Judy

Thompson, J. (2007). Recording their story: James Tiet and the Tahltan. Vancouver: Douglas & McIntyre; Gatineau: Canadian Museum of Civilization; Seattle: University of Washington Press. Recording Their...

BC and Yukon Book Prize money increases

The BC and Yukon Book Prizes have made changes to the prize program for 2020, including two new categories: the return of...