Join us in Ithaca for our 2023 Annual Meeting!

The Association of Public Historians of New York State (APHNYS)is pleased to announce that our 2023 Annual Conference will be held in Ithaca, NY, September 18-20, 2023. Our conference draws more than 100 government-appointed historians and affiliates from across the state.

More information coming soon, including the call for papers!

Final Conference Program 

APHNYS Board Meeting

The APHNYS Board of Trustees will hold an open meeting from 6-8 pm on Sunday, September 17.


Register online

Travel & Lodging

The conference will be held at the Hotel Ithaca, 222 South Cayuga Street, Ithaca, NY 14850.

Association of Public Historians of New York State Awards

APHNYS is seeking nominations for its awards, given every year at its annual conference. Here are the categories for the awards:

Franklin D. Roosevelt Local Government Historian Professional Achievement Award

Awarded to an appointed historian for lifetime achievement in the practice of public history in NYS.

Edmund J. Winslow Local Government Historian Award for Excellence – Recognition for excellence in one or more public history projects or publications.

APHNYS Award for Excellence in Promoting Local History – Excellence in cooperation and promoting local history through research, writing, and other related accomplishments.

Hugh Hastings Award – Honoring citizens and government officials who work to promote, preserve, and stimulate interest in the history of NYS.

Joseph E. Meany Award – Excellence in promoting and/or preserving military, labor, or marine projects or publications.

To submit a nomination, go to this link for the form:

2023 Conference

September 18–20, 2023
Hotel Ithaca
Ithaca, New York

Call for Proposals - Coming Soon!

Conference Program


Travel & Lodging

Marketing Opportunities

APHNYS Annual Awards

APHNYS is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization.

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