Western Illinois Society

The Archaeological Institute of America

The Western Illinois Society was founded in 1984 and received its charter from the Archaeological Institute of America in 1999.
Click here for a short history of the society.

Western Illinois Society Dominates 2021 AIA Membership Drive


 Upcoming Lecture:

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Thursday, January 25, 2024
"Understanding Baptism:
Its Origins in Roman Judaea

and Why They Matter"

Danielle Steele, Associate Professor of History, Knox College

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2023-2024 Lectures

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Programs sponsored since 1984 by the Western Illinois Society

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The Archaeological Institute of America (for information about the National Organization and links to the websites of other local societies.)


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button3.jpg (10677 bytes)    Constitution The by-laws of the Western Illinois Society were revised on April 19, 2016.

Archaeology.About.com / Archaeology Magazine

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