BCHF News

BCHF News

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...

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...

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)...

Step Up for History: Engage candidates by email using our new template

Don't have time to attend an all-candidates' meeting in your area, but still want to participate in the BCHF's Step Up for History 2017...

BC Genealogical Society names 2016 Family History Book Award winners

Three books from the list of nominees for the 2016 BCHF Historical Writing Competition have been recognized with 2016 Family History Book Awards from...

Free open forums for heritage organizations

Heritage BC is hosting three complimentary open forums for not-for-profit heritage organizations in the first half of 2018. There is no charge to register, and...
Valley Voices with Mark Forsythe

Valley Voices remembers historic 1948 flood

Tune in to the latest Valley Voices radio program hosted by Mark Forsythe on UFV's CIVL radio. The latest program highlights the 70th anniversary...

British Columbia History Fall 2018 issue: Legacies

The fall 2018 issue of British Columbia History takes a look at legacies -- of words, images and planning. Issue 51.3 will hit retail outlets, our online...
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...
News Stories

Nakusp raises funds for Railway History

The people Nakusp, B.C. have raised $20,000 to purchase a 1921 railroad snow plow and a 1977 caboose with the intention of restoring them...