Join AAHS on December 9th, from 10:00 am- 11:30 am for a tour of the Murray Springs Clovis Kill Site north of Sierra Vista. The site is one of the few excavated Clovis sites in North America. The Clovis culture dates from 12,000-14,000 years ago and is a Paleo-American culture characterized by large fluted projectile […]
Lectures are offered in a hybrid format, presented in person at the University of Arizona in Tucson, Building ENR2, Agnese Nelms Haury Lecture Hall, Room 107, and simultaneously through Zoom. Join in Person or Join by Zoom To register for the Zoom presentation, click the button below: Register Here Archaeological data provide the only direct […]
The Arizona Archaeological and Historical Society and Arizona Archaeological Council sponsor the annual Julian D. Hayden Paper Competition, named in honor of long-time southwestern scholar Julian Dodge Hayden. The winning entry will receive a cash prize of $1,000 and publication of the paper in Kiva, The Journal of Southwestern Anthropology and History.
The 2024 AAHS Winter Party will focus on students and new professionals and will include site tours, a museum tour, food, awards and other activities. Mark your calendar and look for more details to come in the January Glyphs and through our email blasts to members.
This annual $5,000 grant honors two of AAHS’s benefactors: Carryl B. Martin and F. Lewis Orrell Jr. whose bequests to the Society made this award possible. A single grant of $5,000.00 will be given annually to a high-quality archaeological or historical research project that focuses on significant questions in the Southwest United States or Northwest […]
AAHS annually awards Research Grants up to $1,000 and Travel Grants up to $500.00. Proposals are accepted between January 1st and February 15th.
Chris Loendorf an archaeologist with the Gila River Indian Community and Katherine Shaum, an archaeologist with the Tonto National Forest will lead an all-day tour to Salado sites in the Tonto Basin.
Bill Gillespie, retired USFS archaeologist and Stan Ponczek, both AAHS board members, will lead a tour to the Sutherland Wash site. This is a half-day trip within the Tucson Area and involves about 5 miles of moderate hiking.