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Joining the Automotive History Preservation Society -
Your Donation Helps Us Grow Our Digital Documents Library!

By joining the Society you will help us grow and allow us to do special educational and research projects to ensure that automotive history is preserved forever. Please become part of the thousands of participants who make saving auto history something to be proud of.

Please NOTE: All memberships are reviewed by our Membership Secretary prior to approval. This will usually happen withing a few hours - however most likely NOT on weekends. DO NOT expect immediate approval.


The Society asks its members to do one thing once they have joined, and one thing only - Tell Your Friends and Encourage Them to Join. That's it!

Of course, you can volunteer to help with our projects, or loan materials, or donate scanned images, but none of that is required for membership.

There are three levels of membership -

  • Society Supporting Donor and Member - A Society membership requires a $35.00 donation. New members will receive a License plate as wll as a letter of recognition and membership card. Renewing members will receive a member window decal, a letter of recognition, and membership card All paid members will have FULL ACCESS to all parts of the website, including some sections that are limited by copyright. Your Membership is good for one year. You may donate more than $25.00 - up to $500. After that, you will be accorded Sponsorship level.

  • Library Card Member. The Library Card is no longer available. Renewing Members will become Lirary Card Extended Members with a full year's membership at the normal annual member rate. .

  • Society Sponsor and Honorary Member - A Sponsor is one who donates over $500 at one time to the Society. All Sponsors are awarded Honorary Membership as well. To see more about this donation level - Click HERE. To ask about sponsorship, you may e-mail us by clicking HERE.

  • Honorary Membership. Honorary membership is awarded by a vote of the Board. They receive lifetime membership. One may become an Honorary Member by any or all of the following: Their contribution to the growth of the Society,significant donations of materials and documents, and by volunteering their time and effort to grow the collection and and add to the materials.

Try Us!

You may "try" us by becoming a NON-DONATING Visitor. This membership has limited access but allows you to receive our No Limits Newsletter. You may upgrade to full membership at any time by making the minimum donation of $25.00.

To learn more about what we may ask when you join and our membership rules - Click Here.

If you do not wish to become a member, you may still visit the site. Some parts of the site are exclusive to members, and you will be notified that membership is required when you may click on such pages. You can return to the Main Page by clicking HERE.

NOTE: We process Registrations during the hours 8:00 AM and 9:00 PM US Eastern Time. You may experience a delay in approval if you register at any other time.

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We hope you enjoy the efforts of the Society and get tons of benefit from joining. Thanks.