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BCHF News

Valley Voices journeys to historic Clayburn

Clayburn Village Store Valley Voices journeys this month to historic Clayburn, B.C.’s first company town, built in 1905.

Langley Heritage Society celebrates 40 years

Fort Langley’s 1915 CNR Station is one of the most visited sites in Fort Langley and was one of the...

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

Rolling through Cranbrook in luxurious history

Table setting at Cranbrook History Centre. Wikimedia Commons The Toronto Star recently checked out the Cranbrook History Centre....

Scholarship winner explores Delta’s shipbuilding past

BC Ferries’ Spirit of British Columbia was built in 1993. Wikipedia photo A look into the history of...

Bag with historic items from North Vancouver Museum stolen

A duffle bag containing items with historic significance but little monetary value was stolen this month from a North Vancouver Museum and...

Nelson’s Frances Welwood named Notable Woman

From left, Alison Hutchison, Frances Welwood and Cathy Leugner are seen at the Canadian Federation of University Women centennial in Winnipeg...

Heritage BC presents lifetime achievement awards

Pamela Madoff Heritage BC recently honoured longtime Victoria city councillor Pamela Madoff and archaeologist Bjorn Simonsen with lifetime...

Chemainus Valley Museum expansion opens

Congratulations to the Chemainus Valley Historical Society and partners on Saturday’s grand opening of the newly expanded Chemainus Valley Museum!

A Cortes Island artifact query

Cortes Island Museum and Archives Society president Lynne Jordan has a number of artifacts from her great-grandfather (born in the 1860s, died...