BCHF News

BCHF News

Winter issue of BC History coming soon

The winter issue of British Columbia History is now available via Zinio and will be in mailboxes...

#BuyLocal — UBC Students wrap up their work with Interview

How has the past been and continues to be represented? Who and what is included/excluded from history? How are the silences, gaps,...

History of our Historians: Vancouver Maritime Museum

—Refano Evan, Student, University of British Columbia In attempt to learn more about the people behind BC's local museums...

#BuyLocal — BC Labour Heritage Centre

—submitted by Refano Evan, Student, University of British Columbia — Working, working, working… That is something most of us...

#BuyLocal — Vancouver Maritime Museum Society

—submitted by Refano Evan, Student, University of British Columbia— Hello, welcome to another week in November. It is almost...

History of our Historians: Point Ellice House

— Anupriya Dasgupta, Student, University of British Columbia Point Ellice House, “a little green slice of paradise” situated in...

Museum of Vancouver launches A Seat at the Table

The Museum of Vancouver and the University of British Columbia are presenting a new feature exhibition, A...

A Lens on Vancouver’s Past coming to maritime museum

This year marks the 100th anniversary of the first Holland-America Line (HAL) vessel to...

Sheila Nickols, 1935-2020

Sheila Nicols was President of the Maple Ridge Historical Society for many years where she was chief spokesperson as well as being...

New book offers memories of a Doukhobor life

In Our Backs Warmed by the Sun, a book out this month from Caitlin Press, author Vera...