BCHF News

BCHF News

Ichiro Shiino’s photographic legacy

Crowd waving to Japanese Canadians interned during the Second World War departing on Greyhound bus, New Denver, mid-1940s. Arrow Lakes Historical...

Historic South Slocan schoolhouse doomed

A schoolhouse built in 1929 at South Slocan is expected to be demolished next year. The building...

Volunteers sought for BCHF awards

Do you have some time to help the BC Historical Federation identify and recognize excellence in the field of BC public history?...

Thanks from the BCHF

As 2020 comes to a close, we would like to extend a sincere thanks to the folks who have supported us over...

New book tells story of Nikkei Internment Memorial Centre

The Village of New Denver has just released a new historical book titled Kyowakai: Memory and Healing...

Winter issue of BC History coming soon

The winter issue of British Columbia History is now available via Zinio and will be in mailboxes...

#BuyLocal — UBC students wrap up their work with interview

How has the past been and continues to be represented? Who and what is included/excluded from history? How are the silences, gaps,...

History of our Historians: Vancouver Maritime Museum

—Refano Evan, Student, University of British Columbia In attempt to learn more about the people behind BC's local museums...

#BuyLocal — BC Labour Heritage Centre

—submitted by Refano Evan, Student, University of British Columbia — Working, working, working… That is something most of us...

#BuyLocal — Vancouver Maritime Museum Society

—submitted by Refano Evan, Student, University of British Columbia— Hello, welcome to another week in November. It is almost...