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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and institutional records, newspapers and other periodicals, photographs, interviews, films, electronic media, and unpublished manuscripts, such as personal diaries and letters.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”
- Speak to various groups, organizations, and clubs to promote the aims and activities of historical societies.
- Organize data, and analyze and interpret its authenticity and relative significance.
- Advise or consult with individuals and institutions regarding issues such as the historical authenticity of materials or the customs of a specific historical period.
- 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 and prepare manuscripts in support of public programming and the development of exhibits at historic sites, museums, libraries, and archives.
- Conduct historical research, and publish or present findings and theories.
- Conduct historical research as a basis for the identification, conservation, and reconstruction of historic places and materials.
- Research the history of a particular country or region, or of a specific time period.
- Determine which topics to research, or pursue research topics specified by clients or employers.
- Teach and conduct research in colleges, universities, museums, and other research agencies and schools.
- Conserve and preserve manuscripts, records, and other artifacts.
- Present historical accounts in terms of individuals or social, ethnic, political, economic, or geographic groupings.
- Coordinate activities of workers engaged in cataloging and filing materials.
- Collect detailed information on individuals for use in biographies.
- Prepare publications and exhibits, or review those prepared by others, to ensure their historical accuracy.
- Edit historical society publications.
- Interview people to gather information about historical events and to record oral histories.
- Organize information for publication and for other means of dissemination, such as use in CD-ROMs or Internet sites.
- Recommend actions related to historical art, such as which items to add to a collection or which items to display in an exhibit.
- Translate or request translation of reference materials.
- Trace historical development in a particular field, such as social, cultural, political, or diplomatic history.
Related Technology & Tools
- Microfiche readers
- Laptop computers
- Computer inkjet printers
- Microfilm readers
- Personal computers
- Digital audio recorders
- Analog-to-digital converters
- Photocopying equipment
- Data input scanners
- Computer laser printers
- Digital still cameras
- Page markers
- Archival databases
- Google Books NGram Viewer
- Email software
- Searchable online catalogs
- Reference management software
- Microsoft Word
- National Union Catalog of Manuscript Collections (NUCMC)
- Microsoft Excel
- Text mining software
- Archives Wiki
- Adobe Systems Adobe InDesign
- Adobe Systems Adobe Photoshop
- Structured query language SQL
- Microsoft Office
- Audio editing software
- Smithsonian Institution digital archives
- Database management systems
- Digital mapping software
- Adobe Systems Adobe Acrobat
- Adobe Systems Adobe Dreamweaver
- Statistical analysis software
- Corel WordPerfect
- Extensible markup language XML
- Geographic information system GIS software
- Digital image collections
- ProQuest Archive Finder
- Library of Congress digital collections
- Web Scrapbook
- Web browser software
- National Archives online databases
- Scanning software