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City of Nanaimo Honour in Heritage award

Nanaimo Historical Society member Jan Peterson received the 2018 City of Nanaimo Honour in Heritage award at a ceremony held in Nanaimo’s Port Theatre on 6 April 2018.

Jan was recognized for her dedication and award-winning work to expand our knowledge of our community and the people who settled here through her writing. Over the past 25 years, Ms. Peterson has researched and published a series of books on aspects of central Vancouver Island and Nanaimo’s history. Ms. Peterson is a respected member of the Nanaimo historical/heritage community in and around the Nanaimo region.

Congratulations Jan!