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and institutional records, newspapers and other periodicals, photographs, interviews, films, electronic media, and unpublished manuscripts, such as personal diaries and letters.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