Topic ID #37451 - posted 10/11/2016 7:55 AM

Site Historian--Ohio History Connection



cstraker

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Perform primary and secondary research on historic sites, events and historical figures.
  • Write site histories for professional and non-professional audiences.
  • Research and write Historic Furnishings Plans.
  • Document provenance of museum collections associated with sites.
  • Identify artifacts to furnish historic house museums.
  • Create and maintain comprehensive site-related documentation.
  • Serve on inter-divisional teams responsible for site projects.
  • Other duties as assigned.
Education and Experience:

Requires a Master's degree in history or a related discipline, plus a minimum of three years of experience working with museum collections and historic sites. Knowledge of furniture history, production methods, finishes, hardware and upholstery is desired.

Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, resume with salary requirements to: applicant@ohiohistory.org or fax to 614-297-2293. 

Position listed at: https://www.ohiohistory.org/getattachment/about-us/jobs/Site-Historian.pdf









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