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Research, analyze, record, and interpret the past as recorded in sources, such as government and institutional records, newspapers and other periodicals, photographs, interviews, films, electronic media, and unpublished manuscripts, such as personal diaries and letters.
- The SOC (Standard Occupational Classification) code is 19-3093.00
- The Mean Annual Wage in the U.S. is $ 60,990.00
- The Mean Hourly Wage is $ 29.00
- Currently, there are 2,950 people on this job
☝️ Information based on the reference occupation “Historians”.
Also Known As…
- Research Associate
- Programs Director
- Historical Interpreter
- Historic Sites Registrar
- County Records Management Officer (County RMO)
- County Historian
- Administrative Volunteer
- Supervisory Historian
- State Historical Society Director
- Research Director
- Reference Data Expert
- Music Historian
- Medical Historian
- Historical Society Director
- Historic Interpreter
- Film Historian
- Field Court Researcher
- Dramatic Arts Historian
- Dance Historian
Tasks for “Historic Interpreter”
- Determine which topics to research, or pursue research topics specified by clients or employers.
- Organize information for publication and for other means of dissemination, such as use in CD-ROMs or Internet sites.
- Research and prepare manuscripts in support of public programming and the development of exhibits at historic sites, museums, libraries, and archives.
- Speak to various groups, organizations, and clubs to promote the aims and activities of historical societies.
- Gather historical data from sources such as archives, court records, diaries, news files, and photographs, as well as collect data sources such as books, pamphlets, and periodicals.
- Research the history of a particular country or region, or of a specific time period.
- Conduct historical research, and publish or present findings and theories.
- Collect detailed information on individuals for use in biographies.
- Organize data, and analyze and interpret its authenticity and relative significance.
- Coordinate activities of workers engaged in cataloging and filing materials.
- Translate or request translation of reference materials.
- Conserve and preserve manuscripts, records, and other artifacts.
- Advise or consult with individuals and institutions regarding issues such as the historical authenticity of materials or the customs of a specific historical period.
- Recommend actions related to historical art, such as which items to add to a collection or which items to display in an exhibit.
- Interview people to gather information about historical events and to record oral histories.
- Present historical accounts in terms of individuals or social, ethnic, political, economic, or geographic groupings.
- Conduct historical research as a basis for the identification, conservation, and reconstruction of historic places and materials.
- Trace historical development in a particular field, such as social, cultural, political, or diplomatic history.
- Teach and conduct research in colleges, universities, museums, and other research agencies and schools.
- Prepare publications and exhibits, or review those prepared by others, to ensure their historical accuracy.
- Edit historical society publications.
Related Technology & Tools
- Computer inkjet printers
- Photocopying equipment
- Microfiche readers
- Laptop computers
- Personal computers
- Microfilm readers
- Analog-to-digital converters
- Digital audio recorders
- Digital still cameras
- Data input scanners
- Computer laser printers
- Google Books NGram Viewer
- Extensible markup language XML
- Microsoft Word
- Searchable online catalogs
- Reference management software
- Adobe Systems Adobe Photoshop
- Statistical analysis software
- Digital mapping software
- Library of Congress digital collections
- Microsoft Excel
- Text mining software
- ProQuest Archive Finder
- National Union Catalog of Manuscript Collections (NUCMC)
- Page markers
- Archives Wiki
- Adobe Systems Adobe Acrobat
- Adobe Systems Adobe Dreamweaver
- Archival databases
- Scanning software
- Corel WordPerfect
- Web Scrapbook
- Structured query language SQL
- Web browser software
- Adobe Systems Adobe InDesign
- National Archives online databases
- Smithsonian Institution digital archives
- Email software
- Microsoft Office
- Geographic information system GIS software
- Audio editing software
- Database management systems
- Digital image collections