This playlist will explore BC connections to the First and Second World Wars and their impact on home soil using segments from the "This Week in History" TV program and an existing pathway dedicated to World War I. Learn about regimental history, war time postal service, and see archival images related to the Great War!
What does the museum have? Why do collections matter? How are they cared for and stored? This playlist will use "This Week in History" TV segments and videos produced by the museum to highlight specific collections held by the Royal BC Museum, provide context for particular items, and show the work involved in caring for collections.
BC's diverse terrain and variable weather can be dangerous and cause significant disasters. BC also has a long history of human movement and immigration, which can expose populations to new and serious diseases. This playlist will highlight significant natural, health, and transportation disasters in BC history.
Many women have left their mark in BC's history for their achievements in science and the arts, their love of the outdoors, or their refusal to conform to society's expectations of women. This list aims to bring attention to women featured in "This Week in History" TV segments and their contributions to our province. What inspires you?
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