Book Review – Preserving Our Heritage: Perspectives from Antiquity to the Digital Age

Author: Michele Valerie Cloonan (Facet Publishing, 2014) Preserving Our Heritage: Perspectives from Antiquity to the Digital Age takes... Read More

The Arts and Crafts Movement in Early Vancouver

By Jim Wolf for Vancouver Heritage Foundation The Arts and Crafts movement in Vancouver has left a rich legacy that is expressed in... Read More

Event: Heritage Vancouver – Shaping Vancouver 2018 Conversation #1, May 10

Shaping Vancouver 2018 Conversation 1: The Complexity of Places – The Heather Street Lands May 10th, 2018 7-9pm... Read More

Book Review: The Urban Revolution

Author: Henri Lefebvre, foreword by Neil Smith, Translated by Robert Bononno (University of Minnesota Press, 2003) The concept of the... Read More

Lore Krill – A Tale of Two Co-operative Housing Projects

Housing co-ops can encompass the closest form to a successful and authentic mixed-income concept. Co-ops allow the creation of high... Read More

EVENT – Eve Lazarus presents Canada’s Sherlock Holmes, Thursday March 22

When: Thursday March 22, 7:30 p.m. Where: The Vancouver Historical Society at the Museum of Vancouver, 1100 Chestnut... Read More

Saving History: the life’s work of Inspector Vance, Vancouver’s first forensic investigator

In July 2016, several large cardboard boxes filled with photographs, clippings, forensic samples, and case notes predating 1950, and... Read More

Book Review – Sustenance: Writers from BC and Beyond on the Subject of Food

Editor: Rachel Rose (Anvil Press, 2017) Sustenance, edited by Poet Laureate of Vancouver Rachel Rose is a compilation of 231 short... Read More

RELEASE: Pauline Johnson’s ‘Legends of Vancouver’ – online map and guide

The website ‘Legends of Vancouver’, is an online map and virtual self-guided walking tour of First Nation legends in downtown... Read More