The Genuine Indian Relic Society, Inc.

Editor in Chief

E. Gene Hynek

325 Industrial Drive, Richland Center, WI 53581-9205, Tel.: 608-647-6004

Associate Editors

Leland C. Bement
Norman, OK

John B. Branney

Houston, TX

Randall W. Carrier
Lancaster, KY

John Mark Clark
Clarksville, TN

W. Richard Eckles
Nelson, NE

Richard W. Fitzgerald
Oklahoma City, OK

George C. Frison, PhD
Laramine, WY

Daniel G. Gall, PhD
Mount Olive, NC

Elmer A. Guerri
West Terre Haute, IN

Terry W. McGuire
Chicago, IL

William C. Meadows, PhD
Fair Grove, MO

Leslie S. Pfeiffer
San Antonio,TX

Michael R. Phillips
Terre Haute, IN

N. Dwain Rogers
Temple, TX

Jeb A. Taylor
Buffalo, WY

Tom C. Westfall
Sterling, CO

Officers & Directors


Richard W. Fitzgerald

10901 Blue Stem Cove
Oklahoma City, OK 73162-4939
Tel: 405-722-3985

Vice President

Leslie S. Pfeiffer

937 Eventide Drive
San Antonio, TX 78209-5544
Tel: 210-824-0430


Shawn E. Bell

1178 S Jasmine Lane
Fayetteville, AR 72704-7707
Tel: 479-251-8143


Richard D. Austin

10217 Tan Rara Drive
Knoxville, TN 37922-4116
Tel: 860-630-0475


Chairman – Fred W. Marsh, Jr. Dallas, TX, Tel: 214-346-0090  |

C. Toney Aid
West Plains, MO

James R. Beer
Monroe, WI

Randall W. Carrier
Lancaster, KY

Elmer A. Guerri
Terre Haute, IN

E. Gene Hynek
Richland Center, WI

Gregory L. Moore
Rhome, TX

Teresa K. Putty
Shelbyville, IN

Ronald H. Smith
Calvert City, KY

James R. Spears
Franklin, KY

Terry J. Stumpf
Carroliton, IL

William M. Wheless III
Houston, TX

Legal Counsel

J. Scott Davidson
P.O.Box 4046
Batesville, AR 72503-4046
Tel: 870-612-5574

Website & Paypal Coordinator

Shawn E. Bell
1178 S. Jasmine Lane
Fayetteville, AR 72704-7707
Tel: 479-251-8143


Richard W. Fitzgerald
10901 Blue Stem Cove
Oklahoma City, OK 73162-4939
Tel: 405-722-3985

Photography Consultants

Peter A. Bostrom
Troy, IL

Arthur J. Gerber, Jr.
Tell City, IN

CPA & Membership Records

G. Keith Carter, CPA Terre Haute, IN

Provenance Consultant

Thomas C. Beutell, Tuckasegee, NC

Statement of Purpose: The specific purpose of this non-profit national Society is to promote friendship and trust among persons interested in the collection and preservation of genuine prehistoric North American artifacts by providing a medium of informational and education exchange through the regular publication of journals; taking a firm and vigorous stand in opposing the display, sale or distribution of questionable and fraudulent artifacts at Society meetings or elsewhere; and conducting regular meetings to transact business and to encourage the display of, and dissemination of knowledge about, such artifacts.

Published quarterly: Winter, Spring, Summer, Fall by the G.I.R.S., Inc.

$30 per calendar year

Copyright 2000-2015 Genuine Indian Relic Society.
Last revised: May 3, 2015