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Wednesday, May 4, 2011

BCHF announces the Lieutenant-Governor's Medal for Historical Writing

April 11, 2011

The BC Historical Federation annually awards the Lieutenant-Governor’s Medal for Historical Writing to authors of British Columbia history.

1st Place: Sylvia Olsen, Working with Wool: A Coast Salish Legacy and the Cowichan Sweater
2nd Place: Dan Savard, Images from the Likeness House
3rd Place: Dorothy Faulkner, Elaine Park and Cathy Jenks, Women of Pender Harbour: Their Voices, Their History


Honourable Mentions:

  • Alan Twigg, The Essentials: 150 Great BC Books & Authors
  • Robert Budd, Voices of British Columbia: Stories from Our Frontier
  • Jane Stevenson, The Railroader’s Wife: Letters from the Grand Trunk Pacific Railway

Congratulations to all the authors!

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