Preserving and promoting awareness in the history and heritage of the Gatineau Valley since 1962
Official Release of the 2022 Volume of Up the Gatineau!
The newest volume of its local history journal, Volume 48 has been published. A complimentary copy will be distributed to members in June, and copies will be available for purchase in many local Gatineau Valley retail establishments.
Geoffrey Rider - Winner of the Arthur Davison Prize
The GVHS is pleased to announce that Geoffrey Rider has won the 2022 Arthur Davison Prize for outstanding article in Volume 47, “The Parson was a Painter.”
Margaret Coleman - Winner of the Carol Martin Award
The GVHS is also pleased to announce Margaret Coleman has been named as recipient of the Carol Martin Award for her significant and sustained contribution to Up the Gatineau!, on the occasion of her retirement as an assistant editor.
The Society thanks judges Susan Courage, Fergus Maclaren, and Mary Lou van Schaik for their contributions in selecting these two individuals for recognition.
Awards Dinner & launch of volume 48 Up the Gatineau!
This event has been postponed.
New on websiteIn the Research center:
- Touring the Two Chelseas
- Fiftieth Anniversary of Our Lady of Sorrows Church Venosta
- Hall's Cemetery
- New oral recordings
- A Tale of Two Chelseas