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Archaeological Institute of America

Identity area

Type of entity

Corporate body

Authorized form of name

Archaeological Institute of America

Parallel form(s) of name

Standardized form(s) of name according to other rules

Other form(s) of name

  • AIA

Identifiers for corporate bodies

Description area

Dates of existence

1879-

History

"The Archaeological Institute of America (AIA) is North America's oldest and largest organization devoted to the world of archaeology. The Institute is a nonprofit group founded in 1879 and chartered by the United States Congress in 1906. Today, the AIA has nearly 250,000 Members belonging to more than 100 Local Societies in the United States, Canada, and overseas. Our members include professional archaeologists, corresponding members, students, and enthusiasts, all united by a shared passion for archaeology and its role in furthering human knowledge." -http://www.archaeological.org/about/whoweare

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Internal structures/genealogy

General context

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Control area

Description identifier

US LCNAF n 79138605

Institution identifier

DDO-ICFA

Rules and/or conventions used

ISAAR (CPF): International Standard Archival Authority Record for Corporate Bodies, Persons and Families

Status

Draft

Level of detail

Minimal

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

This record was revised by Beth Bayley on November 20, 2013

Language(s)

  • English

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