Press coverage and awards

Press coverage and awards

This is a list of some of the articles and other press coverage of our project:
  • Lisa Abram, Truth and reconciliation leader to advance decolonization work at UVic, UVic News, 29 June 2020.
  • Digital libraries make community history accessible, Times Colonist, 20 November 2011.
  • John Lutz, Colonial Despatches and Teaching Canadian History, The History Education Network e-Bulletin, July 2010.
  • Dave Obee, Douglas letters open door on our history, Times Colonist, 4 July 2010.
  • Susan Henderson, Looking over Sir James Douglas’s shoulder, Ring, July 2010.
  • Vivian Moreau, Dusting off the treaties, Saanich News and Oak Bay News, 30 June 2010.
  • Steven Hume, New website is the future of historical research on B.C., Vancouver Sun, 24 June 2010.
  • On the Island interview with John Lutz, CBC Radio, 24 June 2010.
  • Cold Case Revived, Viewpoints: UVic in the News, Spring 2009, 58.
  • Governor’s Correspondence Coming On-Line, British Columbia History, Vol 42 No 1, (2009) 35.
  • The project received a 2009 Award of Merit from the Hallmark Society in May 2009.
  • Colonial Despatches chronicle BC 1846-1871, May 2009 edition of the BC Treaty Commission newsletter.
  • Julia Kent, B.C.’s history, now online, University Affairs, 12 January 2009.
  • Maria Lironi, UVic Uncovers Empire’s Correspondence, Ring, December 2008, A5.
  • Justine Hunter, 1858: How a Violent year Created a Province, Globe and Mail, 18 November 2008. A11.
  • Vivian Moreau, UVic website a window into B.C. history, Saanich News, 17 November 2008.
  • Stephen Hume, Head for Fort Langley for a lively old Victorian time, Vancouver Sun, 13 November 2008.
  • Murray Langdon, Interview with John Lutz, CFAX 1070 Radio, 3 November 2008.
  • Louise Dickson, UVic Prof Saves Historic Files…, Times Colonist, 2 November 2008.
  • Grant Kerr, What the Governors Saw: Digitizing the Magna Carta of BC History, Torch, Autumn 2008.
  • Helen Edwards, New Website Launched, Preserve, v 35 n 4 Winter 2008. Hallmark Society.
  • News Story about the Colonial Despatches (interviews with Martin Holmes, John Lutz), A Channel TV, 31 October 2008.
  • Computer copies of historic B.C. documents saved from digital scrap heap, Canadian Press, 31 October 2008.
The Colonial Despatches Team. Press coverage and awards. The Colonial Despatches of Vancouver Island and British Columbia 1846-1871, Edition 2.2, ed. James Hendrickson and the Colonial Despatches project. Victoria, B.C.: University of Victoria. https://bcgenesis.uvic.ca/pressAwards.html.

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