Collections Search

Collections Search

Archival Collections – Statewide
For information about archival photographs, books, papers and manuscripts, maps, newspapers, and oral histories, click here.
For additional searching of the archival collections, please use the Google search box on the home page of the AHS website. 

Natural History Collection – Tempe
Click here to search AHS’s rock and mineral collection.

AHS’s museum artifacts can be searched by the location where they are housed. Click on one of the four museums listed below to view its holdings. All of these databases are under construction so check back regularly for more additions. Photos of artifacts will be added as they become available. If you have questions about the artifacts, please contact a staff member.

AZ Heritage Center/Museum at Papago Park Artifact Collection – Tempe
20th Century Central Arizona
Ashley Smith, Registrar
asmith@azhs.gov
(480) 387-5350

Pioneer Museum Artifact Collection – Flagstaff
Logging, Ranching, Northern Arizona
Joseph Meehan, Curator
jmeehan@azhs.gov
(928) 774-6272

Arizona History Museum Artifact Collection – Tucson
Territorial Arizona, Southern Arizona
Laraine Daly Jones, Collections Manager
ldjones@azhs.gov
(520) 617-1179

Sanguinetti House Museum & Gardens Artifact Collection – Yuma
Yanna Kruse, Rio Colorado Division Director
ykruse@azhs.gov
(928) 782-1842

For information on the Arizona Historical Society Collections Policy, click here.