American Poultry Historical Society, Inc.

Preserving the Poultry Industry of the Past For the Future


• to find, collect and preserve records with pictures, materials, and objects connected with the development of the Poultry Industry of America,
• to make available its great history to this and future generations,
• to honor or recognize persons for outstanding achievement or leadership in the industry


To carry out the objectives of the Society, the following program has been developed:
1. Obtain valuable historical objects and pictures; assure their permanent protection in appropriate archives.
2. Provide facilities for the suitable display and preservation of all historical materials.
3. Prepare biographies and descriptions of outstanding developments that are likely to be of historical interest and make them available to interested persons.
4. Honor the most outstanding poultry persons of North America. Have portraits and accomplishments displayed in a prestigious setting.
5. Recognize outstanding poultry leaders whose careers and contributions have had significant and lasting impact on the poultry industry.
6. Recognize individuals who have exhibited leadership and given assistance in stimulating interest in preserving the heritage of the poultry industry. Read more...