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2014 GeoArcheology Academy - Photo Joe Luther
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2014 GeoArcheology Academy
Photo Joe Luther

Featured Designation

On May 9, 2012, First Lady Michelle Obama designated the Texas Archeological Society as a Preserve America Steward in recognition of its volunteer program.
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On May 9, 2012, First Lady Michelle Obama designated the Texas Archeological Society as a Preserve America Steward in recognition of its volunteer program.

Who We Are

The Texas Archeological Society welcomes you to the web site where you can learn more about archeology around the state and how to actively participate in preserving your heritage.

TAS Mission Statement: The Texas Archeological Society is dedicated to the study and preservation of the historic and prehistoric aspects of Texas' past. More.....

TAS activities include Archeological Academies, a yearly Field School, an Annual Meeting, a Speakers' Bureau, and rock art recording. More.....

Join TAS online! – Click a link below to either join/renew online or print and mail in a form with your dues.

MEMBERS -- if your contact information has changed, please email updates to the
TAS office.

Join/Renew Online Membership Form: Download & Mail

Spring 2014 Newsletter (PDF) 6.5 MB

Upcoming TAS Events

2014 TAS Annual Meeting in San Marcos, October 24-26

Information on the 2014 TAS Annual Meeting is now being posted to the website.  This will be the 85th Annual Meeting, to be held in San Marcos and hosted by the Travis County Archeological Society.  On the Annual Meeting webpages now are online and PDF Registration and Book/Exhibit Room links, general information, hotel reservation info, the Call for Papers, a Silent Auction solicitation and a special item’s description, and tour information.  More to come later…

TAS Annual Meeting 2014 Main Page Online Registration Mail In Registration (PDF) Exhibitor Online Registration Exhibitor Mail In Registration (PDF)

Been There and Done That!
Past Events

Field School 2014

Another successful TAS Field School was conducted this summer near Columbus.  Pictures and wrap-up information will be appearing in the future, with focused coverage in the Fall TAS Newsletter.  Stay tuned…

TAS Field School 2014 Main Page Mail In Registration and Release (PDF)  

2014 TAS Archeology Academies

This year’s Archeology Academies (Lithics in Georgetown, March 8-9, and Geoarcheology, April 5-6 in San Angelo), are now over.  We hope to acquire some pictures and information from the participants to post in the Academy webpages so others can share the experience.  Text will change here when that happens.

TAS Archeology Academy 2014 Main Page Mail In Registration (PDF)

Opportunities for Teachers

Teachers -- interested in earning professional credit hours??!  Check out some options in our Teachers/Opportunities section. Information on short courses through TAS and other sponsors may be found here.

Support of TAS teacher outreach initiatives has been provided by the Texas Historical Foundation.

Texas Historical Foundation
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Texas Archeological Society Members - 10% discount;
see Gustav's Library ad in Bulletin or check in Member Area for instructions
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The Virtual Museum of Texas Cultural Heritage

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July 28, 2014