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Field School 2014 Tait-Huffmeyer Ranch View
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Field School 2014 Tait-Huffmeyer Ranch View

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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.
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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

Field School 2014

Now that folks have had a chance to enhance their knowledge regarding lithics and geoarcheology via the 2014 Archeology Academies, it is time to get the next event data online.  The 2014 TAS Field School will be held June 14 through 21 near Columbus, Texas.  TxDOT archeologist Jason Barrett will be the PI.  Information may be found on the 2014 TAS Field School home page.  More data will be added as it becomes available.

To go directly to registration, use the menu buttons below to print and mail in a PDF registration form with a check, or go online to complete the form and pay via credit card.  We hope to see you at Tait Ranch this summer.

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

Been There and Done That!
Past Events

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)

2013 TAS Annual Meeting in Del Rio, October 25 - 27

The 84th Texas Archeological Society Annual Meeting was successfully held at the Del Rio Civic Center on October 25-27th, 2013.  To learn more (or refresh your memory) about the goings on -- guest speakers, new officers, new award recipients -- click on the Annual Meeting 2013 Main Page link below.

TAS Annual Meeting 2013 Main Page TAS Annual Meeting 2013 Update Page Final Program (PDF) Mail In Registration (PDF) Exhibitor Mail In Registration (PDF)

TAS Field School 2013 Main Page Mail In Registration and Release (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.

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