BCHF News

BCHF News

Last push for Great Canadian Giving Challenge

Fewer than two days remain in the Great Canadian Giving Challenge! Every dollar you donate to the...

Royal BC Museum and Sisters of St. Ann reach deal on sharing records

From left to right: Sister Judi Morin, canonical co-leader, Sisters of St. Ann; Sister Marie Zarowny, president of the Sisters of...

We Have Our Man: A presentation by Baltej Singh Dhillon

One of the most moving presentations of the recent BCHF conference was by Baltej Singh Dhillon, the first member of the RCMP...

Nominations sought for Governor General’s History Award

Canada's National History Society is seeking nominations and applications for the Governor General's History Award for Excellence in Community Programming. This award...

Indigenous History Forum set for June 29-30

A two-day Indigenous History Forum this month, organized by the Pacific Association of First Nations Women, will...

The Hidden Photographs of Yucho Chow: A presentation by Catherine Clement

Chinatown Through a Wide Lens: The Hidden Photographs of Yucho Chow, written by Catherine Clement and published by the Chinese Canadian Historical...

The Peace Arch at 100: A presentation by Barb Hynek

This virtual field trip of Surrey's Peace Arch will take you on a tour through history to look at the origins and...

A virtual tour of the Surrey City Cemetery: A presentation by Sue Bryant

Surrey Centre Cemetery sits on the top of the hill above Mud Bay, overlooking farm land and the surrounding area as it...

“Underneath a Hood or Covered in Soot”: An interview with Olivia Daniel

Olivia Daniel, a University of the Fraser Valley student, is the recipient of a BC Historical Federation scholarship for her essay “Underneath...

BCHF welcomes three new directors

At its AGM on June 5, the BC Historical Federation welcomed three new directors-at-large to the board.