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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and institutional records, newspapers and other periodicals, photographs, interviews, films, electronic media, and unpublished manuscripts, such as personal diaries and letters.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”
- 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.
- Determine which topics to research, or pursue research topics specified by clients or employers.
- Conduct historical research as a basis for the identification, conservation, and reconstruction of historic places and materials.
- Prepare publications and exhibits, or review those prepared by others, to ensure their historical accuracy.
- 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.
- Translate or request translation of reference materials.
- Collect detailed information on individuals for use in biographies.
- 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.
- 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.
- Conserve and preserve manuscripts, records, and other artifacts.
- Conduct historical research, and publish or present findings and theories.
- Coordinate activities of workers engaged in cataloging and filing 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.
- Recommend actions related to historical art, such as which items to add to a collection or which items to display in an exhibit.
- Research the history of a particular country or region, or of a specific time period.
- Research and prepare manuscripts in support of public programming and the development of exhibits at historic sites, museums, libraries, and archives.
- Edit historical society publications.
Related Technology & Tools
- Computer inkjet printers
- Computer laser printers
- Analog-to-digital converters
- Laptop computers
- Digital still cameras
- Microfilm readers
- Personal computers
- Microfiche readers
- Data input scanners
- Digital audio recorders
- Photocopying equipment
- Database management systems
- Archival databases
- Smithsonian Institution digital archives
- Structured query language SQL
- Reference management software
- Microsoft Office
- Archives Wiki
- Adobe Systems Adobe Photoshop
- Searchable online catalogs
- Adobe Systems Adobe InDesign
- Adobe Systems Adobe Acrobat
- Page markers
- Extensible markup language XML
- ProQuest Archive Finder
- Library of Congress digital collections
- Web Scrapbook
- Microsoft Excel
- Scanning software
- Microsoft Word
- Adobe Systems Adobe Dreamweaver
- Digital image collections
- Text mining software
- Google Books NGram Viewer
- Digital mapping software
- Statistical analysis software
- Audio editing software
- National Archives online databases
- Email software
- Web browser software
- Geographic information system GIS software
- Corel WordPerfect
- National Union Catalog of Manuscript Collections (NUCMC)