British Columbia History Magazine

British Columbia History Magazine

British Columbia History Magazine

British Columbia History Magazine

Haiku in Tashme wins Anne and Philip Yandle Best Article Award

Jacqueline Pearce and Jean-Pierre Antonio are the recipients of this year's Best Article Award from the BCHF. A...

Time Travels: Nanaimo Museum

Snunéymuxw Reserve in downtown Nanaimo, circa 1900. Photo: Nanaimo Museum A1-80 By Mark Forsythe And...

Haiku in Tashme: The legacy of Sukeo “Sam” Sameshima

A street view of Tashme in 1942. Tashme was the largest Japanese internment camp in British Columbia with over 2,600 people...

Summer issue of British Columbia History goes nautical

The summer issue of British Columbia History magazine is guest edited by John MacFarlane, director of the...

SS Master: The first 100 years

January 2021 docking of SS Master at Seaspan’s Vancouver Shipyards.Photo courtesy of Seaspan Shipyards From the forthcoming Summer...

Time Travels: Museum of the Cariboo Chilcotin & BC Cowboy Hall of Fame

Rodeo legends Jo Flieger and Antoine Boitano exchange stories behind the chutes at the 1958 Williams Lake Stampede. Museum of the...

Explaining settlers to ourselves

These watercolour sketch maps show some of the Indian Reserves Peter O’Reilly’s work touched. Source: Indian Reserve Commission. Federal Collection; Minutes...

Putting the pub in public history

Mike, a black and white English sheepdog-terrier cross, was trained to serve bottle beer to customers in the Bowser Hotel, 1937–1941....

Spring issue of British Columbia History highlights public history

Wendy Wickwire is the guest editor of the spring issue of British Columbia History magazine. The University...

Stories of Objects: The Kinsol trestle celebrates 100 years

Kinsol Trestle with logging train, date unknown. Ralph Morris fonds CVMA 2006.8.2.2 By Kathryn Gagnon, Curator/Manager, Cowichan Valley...