Mynett wins the Ryga Award

Geoff Mynett’s (left) deeply-researched book on a doctor who brought medical care & the first hospital to Northern B.C. in the early 1900s, has won the George Ryga Award for social awareness in literature. FULL STORY

Early British Columbia and the Hudson’s Bay Company: An Aboriginal Perspective

May 02nd, 2020

Most of the observations of early British Columbia were written by Europeans. We don’t have a lot of writings from Aboriginal people not filtered by contemporary people.  An exception is a letter written by several First Nations Chiefs to Prime Minister Laurier. This video covers the context and the letter.

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