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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and institutional records, newspapers and other periodicals, photographs, interviews, films, electronic media, and unpublished manuscripts, such as personal diaries and letters.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
- Medical Historian
- Historical Society Director
- Film Historian
- Field Court Researcher
- Dramatic Arts Historian
- Dance Historian
Tasks for “Music Historian”
- Collect detailed information on individuals for use in biographies.
- 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.
- 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.
- Present historical accounts in terms of individuals or social, ethnic, political, economic, or geographic groupings.
- 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.
- Organize information for publication and for other means of dissemination, such as use in CD-ROMs or Internet sites.
- Determine which topics to research, or pursue research topics specified by clients or employers.
- Speak to various groups, organizations, and clubs to promote the aims and activities of historical societies.
- Conduct historical research, and publish or present findings and theories.
- 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.
- Conserve and preserve manuscripts, records, and other artifacts.
- Translate or request translation of reference materials.
- Edit historical society publications.
- Teach and conduct research in colleges, universities, museums, and other research agencies and schools.
- Organize data, and analyze and interpret its authenticity and relative significance.
- Research and prepare manuscripts in support of public programming and the development of exhibits at historic sites, museums, libraries, and archives.
- 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.
Related Technology & Tools
- Personal computers
- Digital audio recorders
- Digital still cameras
- Microfiche readers
- Microfilm readers
- Laptop computers
- Computer laser printers
- Analog-to-digital converters
- Data input scanners
- Computer inkjet printers
- Photocopying equipment
- Library of Congress digital collections
- National Archives online databases
- Reference management software
- Text mining software
- Archives Wiki
- Adobe Systems Adobe InDesign
- Microsoft Excel
- Web Scrapbook
- Smithsonian Institution digital archives
- Searchable online catalogs
- Corel WordPerfect
- ProQuest Archive Finder
- Database management systems
- Digital mapping software
- Email software
- Archival databases
- National Union Catalog of Manuscript Collections (NUCMC)
- Audio editing software
- Page markers
- Google Books NGram Viewer
- Geographic information system GIS software
- Scanning software
- Extensible markup language XML
- Web browser software
- Adobe Systems Adobe Acrobat
- Adobe Systems Adobe Photoshop
- Structured query language SQL
- Microsoft Office
- Adobe Systems Adobe Dreamweaver
- Microsoft Word
- Statistical analysis software
- Digital image collections