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Partners for Sacred Places seeks candidates for the position of Office Manager to support the operations of its headquarters in Philadelphia, PA. The Office Manager reports directly to the Director of Operations and will oversee the day-to-day operations of
For a weekend in April, the library at the Historical Society of Pennsylvania will be transformed through the imagination of performance artist Sebastienne Mundheim. Mundheim and her team will travel through time, using puppetry, dance, storytelling, and the archives of
Carl Walker, Inc. is seeking a motivated and adaptable candidate to serve as Restoration Manager for the Philadelphia Region. Responsibilities include direct management of restoration staff, project production efforts, as well as QA/QC. The Restoration Manager will also be responsible
Heritage Consulting Inc., a Philadelphia-based historic preservation consulting firm with clients nationwide, is collecting resumes for one or more possible internship assignments this spring and summer. The intern(s) will work directly with firm principal Donna Ann Harris, either full
The Collections and Exhibitions Manager will be responsible for the creation of new exhibits as well as maintaining the collections in accordance with museum best practices. The position will report to the director of the Betsy Ross House and
Part-time Caretaker position available at historic mansion in Fort Washington. Live on premises. Reduced rent in exchange for services. Responsible for monitoring occasional weekend and/or evening events, security, cleaning, light yard work, and some maintenance. Non-smoking couple. No Pets.
Preservation Research at the Library of Congress: Keeping up with the Collections and Revealing the Unknown,
Philadelphia Area Conservation Association
Please join us on Tuesday, March 19th for a presentation by Fenella France, Chief, Preservation Research and Testing Division, Library of Congress. The event is FREE for Philadelphia Area Conservation Association members, $8 for non-members, $5 for student non-members. Scientists
Please join us on Wednesday, 27 February at 5:30 PM for our next event hosted by the Mütter Museum (19 South 22nd Street between Chestnut and Market Streets). The event will take place in THOMPSON HALL and will feature
Eastern State Penitentiary Historic Site seeks Admissions and Museum Store staff for full-time & part-time, seasonal work. The Admissions and Museum Store staff is responsible for selling admissions and merchandise, distributing audio tour units, stocking merchandise, interacting with the
Historic Philadelphia, Inc. seeks adult actors (ages 18 and up) of all ethnic backgrounds to work as Storytellers and “Adventure Tour” Actors, and Supervisors for our many outdoor summer programs in Philadelphia’s historic district as well as in Valley
The Library Company of Philadelphia seeks self-starting, full-time staff member for our administrative team. Founded by Benjamin Franklin in 1731, the Library Company is an independent research library specializing in American history and culture from the 17th through the
The Road Scholar Intern will assist the Philadelphia Road Scholar Director with various aspects of Philadelphia Elderhostel programming. The intern will have the opportunity to undertake a variety of tasks involving special events, booking, publicity and other administrative requirements
Membership Coordinator + Historic Site Administration,
Philadelphia Society of the Preservation of Landmarks, PA
Membership is one of the most important areas of historic site and nonprofit administration. The Membership Coordinator will assist Landmarks’ Administrator with all aspects of membership administration including membership appeals, follow-up to membership appeals, record keeping, bookkeeping, and outreach.
Collections Intern (Archives/Administration),
Philadelphia Society of the Preservation of Landmarks, PA
The Collections Intern will assist the staff with organizing and monitoring Landmark’s archival material. Intern will attend collections committee meeting, digitize materials, keep up with loan agreements and organize historic and administrative material. Intern will gain hands on experience
The Landmarks Education Director seeks a bright and diligent student to assist with all aspects of Education Programming. Intern will gain hands on experience in all aspects of museum education programming and insight into the workings of a non-profit organization.
Job DescriptionNext American City is seeking editorial and art interns who are available to work a minimum of 12 hours per week starting in January 2013.
Job ResponsibilitiesInterns will work directly with all members of the staff to assist with
Experience your America and build a fulfilling career by joining the National Park Service. Become a part of our mission to unite our past, our cultures and our special places, to establish important connections to the present and build a
The Conservation Center for Art & Historic Artifacts (CCAHA) in Philadelphia seeks a Manager of Digital Imaging. This position is responsible for providing essential support for the conservation staff through creating and managing critical conservation photographic documentation. This position
A Shaken and Stirred Evening: How the American Cocktail Went Global,
Young Friends of Historical Society of Pennsylvania
Trace the history of cocktails from the ubiquitous rum punch of the 17th century all the way to today's flirtini. Guest speaker Joseph Carlin, native Philadelphian and author of the newly released Cocktails: A Global History, will educate you on everything from
Job DescriptionThe Preservation Alliance for Greater Philadelphia seeks dynamic new leadership to champion historic preservation in the Delaware Valley region. For the past ten years the Alliance has been led by John Andrew Gallery, who will be retiring. The Board
Job DescriptionThe Landmarks Internship Coordinator is responsible for placing interns with senior administrative staff at The Philadelphia Society for the Preservation of Landmarks’ central administrative office and at Landmarks’ four historic sites for a variety of administrative and management
Historic Philadelphia, Inc. is dedicated to making our nation’s history relevant and real through interpretation, interaction, and education, strengthening Greater Philadelphia’s role as a destination to experience Philadelphia’s history. Historic Philadelphia Inc. maintains the Betsy Ross House, Franklin Square,
The Senator John Heinz History Center, the largest history museum in Pennsylvania and an affiliate of the Smithsonian Institution, is seeking an experienced Curator of History to join our team. This award winning Smithsonian affiliated museum features more than
The National Museum of American Jewish History is seeking an energetic, detail‐oriented Curatorial Assistant to join its staff. This fabulous opportunity will provide the successful candidate with the opportunity to learn about and participate in a major museum’s continuing
Eastern State Penitentiary Historic Site seeks a dynamic, highly efficient summer intern to assist its marketing and public relations staff. In addition to a passion for history and Philadelphia tourism and hospitality, qualified applicants should demonstrate general positivity, adaptability,
The Institute of Classical Architecture & Classical Art Philadelphia Chapter will continue to host "Sketching Socials" once a month, on the third Saturday of each month, in a different area of Philadelphia. The meeting location will be supplied
Eastern State Penitentiary Historic Site seeks tour staff for full-time and part-time, seasonal work. The Penitentiary is open every day (except Thanksgiving), April 1st through November 30. Join this tight-knit, diverse team! This is a seasonal position. From December
The Historical Society of Pennsylvania is seeking two Fellows to develop educational materials and conduct teacher workshops. Each Fellowship provides a $2250 stipend for six 30-hour weeks, and the schedule will be set to meet individual needs. Beneficial National History
Interns participating in Landmarks Internship Program in Visitor Services will spend two days a week serving as guides and helping to publicize tours at the Powel and Physick Houses, and one day a week providing administrative support in the
Internship in Visitor Services Coordinator,
Philadelphia Society for the Preservation of Landmarks, PA
The Internship in Visitor Services Coordinator will work closely with Landmarks’ administrative staff and site managers at the Powel & Physick Houses. Upon graduation, the 2009 IPVS Coordinator moved into a position as Curator at a historic house museum.
The Philadelphia Society for the Preservation of Landmarks (Landmarks) owns and/or operates four historic house museums in Philadelphia and surrounding area (Grumblethorpe, Powel House, Physick House and Historic Waynesborough), as well as additional tourism and education programming including Landmarks
The Historical Society of Pennsylvania seeks a Development Associate.
- Prepare solicitation packets for the Board, Treasures Society and annual fund appeals
- Send pledge reminders for installment gifts
- Process gifts and create acknowledgment letters
- Produce and mail invitations for development events
- Support the successful