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
|10/04/2014||Coffin, Linda||Awards Presented at the Minnesota Genealogical Society North Star Conference
(Byline: Lois Abromitis Mackin)
IN BRIEF: Linda Coffin received the Minnesota Genealogical Society Ambassador award at the North Star Conference in Edina, Minnesota, on October 4, 2014.
|Association of Professional Genealogists, Northlan...
|10/01/2014||Wilbrink, Deborah||Voices of Experience: Helen Hudson and Kissing Tomatoes
(Byline: Deborah Wilbrink)
IN BRIEF: Helen Hudson is an Alzheimer's activist and singer-songwriter.Helen wrote a memoir, Kissing Tomatoes, about caretaking for her grandmother, who had Alzheimer's, while Helen was a young married at age 23.
|Mature Lifestyles of Tennessee Magazine, p. 15
Voices of Experience
|09/27/2014||Peirce, Amy||History in the Taking
(Byline: Faces of Business: Amy Peirce)
IN BRIEF: Hastings woman documents clients' life stories. New business overview.
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