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
|12/17/2014||McHugh, Joanne||Can family decorations hold up to public scrutiny?
(Byline: Joanne C. McHugh)
IN BRIEF: Essay about how being featured on the local holiday house tour led to reflection about our family's Christmas decorations
|The Philadelphia Inquirer
|12/09/2014||Woody, Elisabeth||Berkeley Innovators
IN BRIEF: University of California, Berkeley alumni entrepreneurs
|University of California, Berkeley|
|11/07/2014||Hamilton, Patricia||"Keepers of Our Culture"
(Byline: Patricia Hamilton)
IN BRIEF: Debut weekly newspaper column about the importance and benefits of writing your life story and preserving it for future generations.
|Cedar Street Times
Monterey Bay Area, California