Ever noticed a house and wondered what it would say if its walls could talk? Been in an antique store and tried to imagine where the object had been previously? This podcast is for you and the voices in your head. Brothers Mike and Dan, founders of Houstory and maker of The Heirloom Registry and The Home History Book, are your hosts. Family heirlooms, historic houses, family history and structured goofyness.
Episode 03: Origins25/09/2015 Duration: 32min
During a quest to find the origin story of a future dinner (aka a hunting trip), Dan meets a man who built a house from nearly 100 percent recycled materials; Denise Levenick, The Family Curator, answers five questions; living obit contest.
Episode 02: Sense of Place24/04/2015 Duration: 32min
Road trip, ya’ll! Dan explores the high desert of southern Oregon with his dad to discover family history; one woman’s humorous approach to preserving her legacy in the face of terminal illness; Allison Dolan of Family Tree Magazine answers five questions; book giveaway and living obit contest.
Episode 01: The Gamwell House19/01/2015 Duration: 38min
Introducing Mike and Dan, the Houstory Brothers. In this first episode, step into the Gamwell House to learn of a rich and sometimes disturbing house history in Washington state. Then genealogy superstar Thomas MacEntee stops by to answer five non-genealogy related questions, including what his favorite Arnold Schwarzenegger film is.