Information and Benefits

For additional information contact Barbara  Montgomery.

Membership is open to all persons who are interested in the prehistory and history of Arizona and the Southwest and who support the aims of the Society. Each membership runs for a full year from the date your membership is received (4 issues of Kiva and 12 issues of Glyphsand covers all individuals living in the same household.

All members receive discounts on Society field trips and classes. Monthly meetings are free and open to the public. Members also receive on-line access to Kiva and the opportunity to subscribe to JSTOR at half-price through their JPASS program.

The objectives of the Arizona Archaeological and Historical Society (AAHS) are: to encourage scholarly pursuits into the history and anthropology of the southwest United States and northwest Mexico; to encourage preservation of archaeological sites and historical properties; to encourage the scientific and legal gathering of cultural information and materials; to publish the results of these investigations; to aid in the functions of the Arizona State Museum; and to provide educational opportunities through lectures, field trips and other activities.

AAHS considers the following to be contrary to the Society’s objectives and enjoins its members, as a condition of membership, to abstain from the following: the practice of collecting and dealing in archaeological materials for personal gain; the excavation of archaeological sites or historic properties without permit or permission; and the unlawful or unethical acquisition of archaeological or ethnographic materials.

Membership Categories:

$50 Kiva members receive four issues of the Society’s quarterly journal, Kiva, and 12 issues of the Society’s monthly newsletter, Glyphs
$40 Glyphs members receive Glyphs.
$35 Student Kiva members receive both Glyphs and Kiva.
$75 Contributing members receive GlyphsKiva, and all current benefits.
$120 Supporting members receive GlyphsKiva, and all current benefits.
$300 Sponsoring members receive GlyphsKiva, and all current benefits.
$1,000 Lifetime members receive GlyphsKiva, and all current benefits.

For memberships outside the U.S. please add $20.00.

Institutional Subscriptions:

University libraries, public libraries, museums and other institutions who wish to subscribe to Kiva must do so through the publisher, Taylor & Francis.

Institutions may subscribe to Glyphs only for a $100 Institutional Glyphs membership through AAHS.

To Purchase AAHS Membership Click Here.

To Renew Your AAHS Membership Click Here.

To Download a Membership Form to mail click here AAHS Membership Form

For your records any portion of your payment over the basic $50.00 membership may be tax-deductible.