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Cultural Heritage

Scholar in Residence, Historic New England, Milton, MA

Description: Full Time, Exempt, Term Limited for 12 Months Historic New England, the oldest and largest regional heritage organization in the nation, isseeking applicants for a full-time scholar in residence to begin September 1, 2021. This Scholar-In-Residence is available to scholars in the humanities or social sciences. Under thesupervision of the Study Center Manager, the…

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Library Manager/Senior Archivist, Center for Puerto Rican Studies (CENTRO), New York City, NY

Description: The Center for Puerto Rican Studies (Centro) is a research center dedicated to the study and interpretation of the Puerto Rican experience in the United States. Centro is the primary repository of archival and library materials dedicated to stateside Puerto Ricans. Centro is committed to facilitating research projects useful to those in community organizations,…

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Astor Curator and Department Head, Printed Books and Bindings, The Morgan Library & Museum, New York City, NY

Description: The Morgan Library & Museum seeks an ambitious, experienced, and outgoing curatorto lead its Department of Printed Books and Bindings. The Astor Curator andDepartment Head stewards and interprets the Morgan’s renowned printed bookcollection, which extends from the invention of printing to contemporary first editions.Subject strengths include incunables, fine bindings and printing, illustrated books,children’s books,…

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Temporary Archivist for Private Family Collection, East Blue Hill, Maine [CLOSED]

Description: Seeking a graduate student or recent graduate student to inventory the personal collection of the notedauthor, consultant, and speaker Suzanne Massie, Russian historian and advisor to President RonaldReagan. This is project-based with a duration of approximately two weeks. This is a paid opportunity,with housing provided on site.The ideal candidate is organized and resourceful, with…

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Community Curator Fellow, The History Project (Documenting LGBTQ Boston), Boston, MA (Remote – if necessary)

Description: With the support of Mass Humanities’ Digital Capacity Grant, The History Project will hire a Community Curator Fellow as a consultant for The History Project’s efforts to document and share Boston’s Black LGBTQ history. Due to COVID-19, the Fellow can work entirely remotely if necessary. With a stipend of $5,000 for a flexible project…

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Temporary Project Archivist Contractor, Providence Public Library, Providence, Rhode Island

Description: For Lou Costa Collection on Fox Point  (Part time temporary, contract position) The full posting is here.  Providence Public Library seeks to hire an experienced, temporary project archivist contractor to assist with processing an archival collection in the Rhode Island Collection. The collection provides a thorough documentation of the Fox Point neighborhood in Providence during…

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Part-Time Image Processing Assistant, The Massachusetts Historical Society, Boston, MA [CLOSED]

Description: The Massachusetts Historical Society seeks an Image Processing Assistant to join the CollectionsServices department. This is a part-time (17.5 hours per week) temporary, six-month grant-fundedposition. The Imaging Processing Assistant will create digital components for digital projects and webpresentations for a project to digitize collections representing marginalized communities. The workcontributes to the Society’s mission to…

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Judaica Librarian, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA

As part of a collaborative team in the Library’s Research & Instructional Services unit, the Judaica Librarian builds relationships with faculty, students, and staff to support teaching, learning, and research in the department of Near Eastern and Judaic Studies (NEJS) and other academic departments, centers and programs involving Jewish Studies and the Middle East. The…

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HIAS Project Digital Archives Intern, Wyner Family Jewish Heritage Center at New England Historic Genealogical Society, Boston, MA

The Wyner Family Jewish Heritage Center at New England Historic Genealogical Society seeks a detail-oriented and self-motivated individual for the position of HIAS Project Digital Archives Intern.    Reporting to the Digital Projects Archivist, the HIAS Project Digital Archives Intern will support the ongoing digitization of the Hebrew Immigrant Aid Society, Boston Port records.  …

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Call for Papers: Cultural Heritage Institutions in Popular Culture

Southwest Popular / American Culture Association (SWPACA) 41st Annual Conference, February 19-22, 2020 Hyatt Regency Hotel & Conference Center Albuquerque, New Mexico http://www.southwestpca.org Proposal submission deadline: October 31st, 2019   Proposals for papers and panels are now being accepted for the 41st annual SWPACA conference.  One of the nation’s largest interdisciplinary academic conferences, SWPACA offers…

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