BCHF News

BCHF News

Jason Beck is winner of the British Columbia Historical Federation Anne and Philip Yandle...

The award recognizes the article that best enhances knowledge of the history of British Columbia and provides enjoyable reading. (British Columbia, May 23, 2015) The...

British Columbia History Summer 2015 Issue

The Summer 2015 issue of British Columbia History features Kootenaina Making History Possible by R.J. Welwood Collecting and preserving material relating to the central Kootenay region...

Winners of 2014 British Columbia Historical Federation Historical Writing Competition

The award celebrates books that make significant contributions to the historical literature of British Columbia (British Columbia, May 2015) The British Columbia Historical Federation (BCHF)...
News Stories

Touchstones Nelson adds Greyhound items to its collection

Parts of the Greyhound Canada bus company will be forever preserved thanks to Touchstone Nelson Museum and Archives who has acquired artifacts and archival...

October 2016 Council meeting – minutes posted

For those interested, the minutes from the October 2016 BCHF Council meeting are now available on our Council Records page.

Governor General’s History Award – Call for nominations

The Governor General’s History Award for Excellence in Community Programming recognizes innovative projects that promote and encourage community engagement in history. The award aims to...

Deaccessioning workshops in Abbotsford (March 19) and Quesnel (April 30)

Is your growing museum collection putting a strain on your storage space, staff time or resources? The BC Museums Association invites you to attend the...

Annual conference in Nakusp sees delegates supporting BC history initiatives

We are pleased to announce Dr. Ben Bradley as the winner of the BC Lieutenant Governor’s Medal for historical writing and $2,500 for his book, British Columbia...
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,...

BC Multiculturalism Grants

British Columbia Multiculturalism Grants support cultural expression and anti-racism programs and projects that raise awareness about or enhance BC's multicultural identity. Eligible non-profit societies and...