Newsletters on-line – for both BC History and the Federation of Family History Societies

The newest British Columbia Historical Federation Newsletter is on-line. This issue (#40, December 2012, .pdf format, free) includes news of historical and heritage activities and awards from around BC, including the Vernon Museum’s restoration of Vernon’s 1912 post office clock and the opening of the Fraser Valley Heritage Railway Society’s new car barn in Cloverdale.

The latest Federation of Family History Societies Ezine (#36, Christmas 2012, .pdf format, free) offers Christmas history, along with links to a selection of favourite websites of FFHS officers and other genealogy news – the National Burial Index, Edition 3 (NBI3) can now be run on Apple Mac computers, for example.