BCHF News

BCHF News

Extra, extra! Winter issue of British Columbia History on the way

Extra, extra... read all about it! The winter issue of British Columbia History will be hitting your digital and real mailboxes soon....

Komagata Maru virtual presentations help mark Sikh Heritage Month in BC

The South Asian Studies Institute at the University of the Fraser Valley launches a permanent outdoor exhibit...

Possessing Meares Island wins Lieutenant Governor’s Medal for Historical Writing

A book that links early maritime history, Indigenous land rights, and modern environmental advocacy in the Clayoquot...

Applications encouraged to BCHF scholarships, legacy fund

Attention Students! Each year, the British Columbia Historical Federation offers two W. Kaye Lamb awards for student works...

Agassiz-Harrison Historical Society receives funding from Village of Harrison

Great news for the Agassiz-Harrison Museum as the Village of Harrison Hot Springs has committed to supporting its museum through a $10,000...

Rassling in the Royal City: Professional wrestling at the Queen’s Park Arenex

Gerald Thomson looks back on the glory days of wrestling in New Westminster.
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BC Jewish History Research Prize

The Jewish Museum and Archives of BC is pleased to announce a call for entries for the second annual BC Jewish History...
BCHD Conference 2017 Chilliwack

Pre-conference workshops now open to the public!

The BCHF's three pre-conference workshops on Thursday May 25, 2017, are now open to the public -- meaning that you don't need to register...

BC announces $10 million for Chinese-Canadian Museum

The Province of British Columbia and the City of Vancouver are working together to have Vancouver Chinatown...
BC Historical Federation Scholarships

Johnson Scholarship Program – deadline August 31

Do you have a child or grandchild who completed high school in 2018 and is enrolled full-time at a recognized Canadian post-secondary institution this...