Texas Heritage Society

Discover - Understand - Preserve


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 Texas Heritage Society 


Texas Heritge Society

preserving the history of Texas

Discover • Understand • Preserve 


The Texas Heritage Society, Inc. is a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting awareness and appreciation of Texas' rich and unique history. It is based in The Woodlands, Texas.  The Texas Heritage Society is exempt from Federal income tax under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Contributions to the Texas Heritage Society are tax deductible under section 170 of the Code. The Texas Heritage Society is qualified to receive tax deductible bequests, devises, transfers or gifts under section 2055, 2106, or 2522 of the Code. Click here to see Texas Heritage Society, Inc.'s 501(c)(3) IRS Tax Exempt Status Letter.


You are invited to become a member of the Texas Heritage Society.

Individual                                        $25

Family                                               $35

Student                                             $15

Patron                                               $500

Mail membership dues to:

Texas Heritage Society

1949 Lynnview Dr.

Houston, TX 77055

Please be sure to include your mailing address and your email address.

Benefits of membership in the Texas Heritage Society include historic site tours, publications, invitations to numerous events, films, lectures, and seminars.


General meetings are held quarterly in March, June, September, and December. Historic Site Tours are held biannually.


If you are a member of the Texas Heritage Society and you would like to receive emails about upcoming meetings, events and activities, contact Martha Haydel at Qjohn@aol.com with your email address.

Publications and Web Site

One of the main goals of the Texas Heritage Society is to provide historians with a forum to present their research over a broad range of Texas historical subjects. THS publishes scholarly articles in the Journal of Texas Heritage, selected articles on its Web site, and other books and pamphlets.

Guidelines for Journal of Texas Heritage

The Journal of Texas Heritage is a history journal sponsored by the Texas Heritage Society, Inc.  The Texas Heritage Society, Inc. is a statewide non-profit organization based in The Woodlands, Texas.  The first edition of our journal, a peer-reviewed publication, is scheduled to be out in 2013.

Click here to read the guidelines for article submissions to the Journal of Texas Heritage.

East Montgomery County Museum

The Texas Heritage Society, Inc. also welcomes those interested in the heritage of Southeast Texas to join in supporting the East Montgomery County Museum located in Porter , Texas. Information about the museum is available by calling: (281) 689-2772.

Submit News, Articles and Photographs

T he webmaster of the Texas Heritage Society web site welcomes submissions for News and Articles as well as photos and other image files, i.e pdf. files, etc.

Please submit all electronic data within the following guidelines:

  • Text should be in Word document format. All articles may be edited by THS. Authors of history and genealogy articles are encouraged to cite sources with footnotes or endnotes.
  • Photos must  be submitted as a separate attachment in .jpg, .bmp, or .tif format. Please limit the number of photos submitted per article. Scanned newspapers are not acceptable.
  • Identify each photo with a specific name. Photo files must be named appropriately, i.e. "executive committee.jpg ", "alamo.jpg ", "anson jones.jpg" (Include names of subjects in photo for caption) 

For more information:

Telephone:  (832) 326-0835



Texas Heritge Society