We are an organization of professional personal historians from the states of Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island and Vermont.
If you are looking for a Personal Historian to help you capture important stories documenting your personal, business or organizational history for future generations — our members are here to help you.
If you are looking for an organization where you can learn, network, and also grow your business — we invite you to join us, as a full member or a guest.
Members Only Meetings (Zoom)
December 7, 4pm
Veteran personal historian Pat McNees, writer/editor extraordinaire, will present around writing the histories of organizations.
Open Meet-ups (Zoom)
October 12, 4pm
Chris Wisniewski will lead a discussion of researching and writing community histories. Chris has written and published a wonderful community history, The Hurricane of 1938; Norwich Remembers the Storm of the Century.
November 15, 4pm
Leah Abrahams will lead a fun conversation about how humor appears in personal history.
December 1, 7pm
Pam Pacelli will lead us in a wide-ranging conversation about the nature of memory. What do we know about human memory that impacts the way we work?
February 8, 2023
Francie King, Marjorie Turner Hollman, and special guest Saloma Furlong will discuss their collaboration on Saloma's memoir, Liberating Lomie.
April 18, 2023
Guest host Gloria Nussbaum of Real to Reel leads a discussion of all things related to audio!