BCHF News

BCHF News

BCHF recognition award nominations open

Does someone in your organization deserve recognition from the BC Historical Federation? Consider nominating them for one of the BCHF’s recognition awards!

Royal BC Museum publications go digital

If efforts to make their books more widely available and accessible, the Royal BC Museum has converted a number of their publications...

Cataline book ready to roll off the presses

Coming this spring from Caitlin Press is BC Historical Federation member Susan Smith Joseph's book Cataline: Uncovering...

Submissions sought for Boswell Beginnings and Beyond

The book Boswell Beginnings, a history of the Kootenay Lake community published in 1986, is now out...

State of heritage report released

Heritage BC has produced a report summarizing the input collected from its provincial roundtable discussions which makes...

Nelson Public Library turns 100

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

Japanese Canadian home movies from the 1930s-70s

The Nikkei National Museum in Burnaby has digitized over 40 historical home movies from its moving image...

Visit the database of BC Visual Artists

Gary Sim recently posted his database of BC visual artists on his website for free access and...

Boeing on the BC Homefront

Did you know that the Royal BC Museum offers noon-hour talks called Live @ Lunch on the first Wednesday of each month?...

Slocan Valley Rail Trail: Soak Up History & Nature

Submitted by the Slocan Valley Heritage Trail Society A level, scenic trail easily accessible to all