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Book, Fernie at War wins Community History Award

Victoria author Wayne Norton was awarded the community history award, a $500 prize, for his book, Fernie at War: 1914-1919, published by Caitlin Press. In his new book, Fernie...

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We're going digital! The December 2016 issue of the BCHF Newsletter (No. 61) is the last printed edition that we will run. If you have not...

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...

Here’s My Canada contest – submit a video

Here’s My Canada is a multilingual, nation-wide contest inviting Canadians to express what Canada means to them in a 30-second video. Submit your video...

2017 Governor General’s History Awards Recipients

Congratulations to the following BC recipients of the 2017 Governor General's History Awards, some of whom are BCHF members and/or past BCHF award-winners: Award...

UBC Press books take top two prizes in the British Columbia Historical Federation Historical...

The British Columbia Historical Federation (BCHF) is pleased to announce the winners for the Annual Historical Writing Competition. The prizes were awarded on Saturday,...

BC Historical Federation Award Recipients

On May 27, 2017 the BC Historical Federation announced its award recipients at the annual conference gala in Chilliwack. A number of award winners...

Feds to fund new Vancouver Chinatown museum

Sketch of renovations to 168 East Pender Street, the proposed home of the Vancouver Chinatown Storytelling Centre. Vancouver Chinatown Foundation
BC History digital edition is on your phone

British Columbia History Magazine Launches Improved App

We are pleased to announce a new, improved app for downloading and reading the digital version of British Columbia History magazine —...

T’xwelátsé: We Have to Learn to Live Together in a Good Way

The Chilliwack Museum's permanent gallery features the ongoing exhibition T’xwelátsé: We Have to Learn to Live Together...