Arizona Territorial Society

Dedicated to preserving the past, educating the public, 

and supporting the community

Mission Statement:

Founded in 2018 to promote and preserve history and heritage of Prescott and the surrounding areas.

This groups interests are to include many aspects of history through events, presentations, lectures, teas, fashion shows and more, from 1864-1912.

Arizona Territorial Society endeavors to educate and entertain its members and the public about the unique part Prescott played in the Civil War, and its establishment as the first and third territorial capitals.

As a not-for-profit organization, proceeds are usd to help the community in various ways.

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ATS recently had the pleasure of doing “A Journey Thru Time”, an historic fashion show, for the wonderful folks out at the Villages at Lynx Creek.  It was a great time.  The activity group at the Villages did a marvelous Victorian Tea, and ATS put on a fashion show to remember.

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They have a lovely activity center - we were abe to bring lots of manikins to show

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And a lot of display tables!

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To show off all sorts of gorgeous hats….

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And other lovely accesories….

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Pat in her beautiful copper and turquoise bustle dress

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Lupe in her lovely sapphire Polonaise

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Jim!  You looked awesome!

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Lillian in about the most gorgeous emerald green ball gown you’ve ever seen...

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Joanne in a beautiful civil war gown that the picture doesn’t do justice to!

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Don was a definite show stopper in this incredible Prince Charlie jacket and kilt

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Melissa… beautiful as always in this purple morie’ walking dress

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Gail in one of the most spectacular dresses ever… again, the picture doesn’t do it justice

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And so grateful to David for coming as a 1st Lieutenant in the Rough Riders.  This was some great history.

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Great Job Everybody!!!!

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Library Tea May 19th

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Tea with the Queen!

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Pat Stotts


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