The Association of Personal Historians (APH) is a not-for-profit trade association whose members use various media to preserve histories, life stories and memories for individuals, organizations and communities. APH has more than 650 members in the U.S., Canada and other countries world-wide.
The APH Newsroom is where you can find media contacts, news stories about personal history as well as search through a library of press coverage about and by APH members. APH members have appeared across a broad spectrum of publications and media outlets including the Wall Street Journal and National Public Radio.
In addition, writers, editors and researchers can access background and factual information about the association and the work members do.We welcome your efforts to learn more about our organization. Personal history is a young and still relatively unknown profession. Every instance of relaying information about this service helps build awareness in the public eye and helps individuals, businesses and families capture and preserve their stories in a way that will enrich the next generation.
Below are a few of the most recent posts. See all the posts for APH Members in the News
|Press Dt||In The News
|09/20/2015||White, Sarah||Around Town: East Side History Club raising money to reprint popular album
(Byline: Mathew DeFour)
IN BRIEF: The local history club I co-founded is featured in this article about a fundraising event for publishing a second edition of our popular 2008 history book.
|Wisconsin State Journal
Dane County, Wisconsin region
|09/11/2015||Kadel Taras, Stephanie||Ann Arbor City Club to Host Lunch Talk with A2SO Conductor Arie Lipsky
(Byline: Jenn McKee)
IN BRIEF: Stephanie Kadel Taras of TimePieces Personal Biographies interviews symphony conductor about his life story in front of an audience.
|Ann Arbor News|
|08/10/2015||Pender, Steve||Tools for legacy planning to help clients - and hold on to their inheritors
(Byline: Liz Skinner)
IN BRIEF: Family Legacy Video president Steve Pender is quoted in article on legacy planning in Investment News.