The mission of the Historical League, Inc. is to support the Arizona Historical Society and the AZ Heritage Center at Papago Park, Tempe, Arizona, formerly the Arizona Historical Society Museum, by contributing the services of its members, securing and allocating resources, and conducting informational and promotional activities.

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EXTRA! EXTRA! JOIN THE HISTORICAL LEAGUE FOR THE FAMILY HOLIDAY PARTY AT PHOENIX THEATRE, SAT. DEC. 9.  Festivities begin at 12:30 and the matinee of NEWSIES will begin at 2 p.m. Fun for all!  BUY TICKETS BEFORE NOV. 1 AND GET THE REDUCED RATE OF $60 AND $80. Click here to order your tickets directly from Phoenix Theatre.

CONSIDER BEING A SPONSOR FOR TASTES & TREASURES II with a donation to the Acknowledgment section. The deadline to be included is October 15. As in the first Tastes & Treasures, it will showcase exceptional Arizona restaurants located in historic buildings. Featuring chef-inspired recipes, the cookbook will also include photos and share the histories of these properties. Also featured will be recipes and food memories from Historymakers such as Justice Sandra Day O’Connor, Jim Bruner, Ed Beauvais and Erma Bombeck. A new section will feature tribute pages that honor individuals with a recipe, food memory, photograph and short biography. For more information about the cookbook, click FACT SHEET.
You can help support this project with benefits and recognition on the Acknowledgment page. For details of benefits and mail in form click DONATION FORM. To donate online to the cookbook project click ONLINE DONATION.

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If you are someone who loves Arizona and its history, joining the Historical League may be right for you. Our organization is very social in nature and we feature lectures from historical experts at our monthly meeting, held the first Monday of each month. In addition, our members travel to historic sites and museums all over the state, as well as out-of-state trips to visit historic sites.

The Arizona Historical Society is Arizona's oldest cultural organization, founded by the Arizona territorial legislature in 1864. The Historical Society is responsible for preserving Arizona's rich and dynamic history, both for present and future generations. The centerpiece of the Society in Central Arizona is the AZ Heritage Center in Papago Park; 1300 N. College Ave, Tempe, AZ 85281. This magnificent tribute to Arizona's history is a Smithsonian affiliate. The Mission of the Historical League is to support the AZ Heritage Center in Papago Park. arizonahistoricalsociety.org/museums/tempe/


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