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and institutional records, newspapers and other periodicals, photographs, interviews, films, electronic media, and unpublished manuscripts, such as personal diaries and letters.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