The Genuine Indian Relic Society, Inc.
Editor in Chief

E. Gene Hynek

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


Assistant Editor

Teresa K. Putty

6911 E. 500 N., Shelbyville, IN 46176, Tel.: 317-509-0860

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
Yukon, 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

9021 NW 147th Terrace
Yukon, OK 73099-9778
Tel: 405-283-0283

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

Bradley O. A. Cowan
Kitchener, ON, Canada

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

Terry J. Stumpf
Carrollton, 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
9021 NW 147th Terrace
Yukon, OK 73099-9778
Tel: 405-283-0283

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: July 30, 2017