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Civil War Governors of Kentucky Digital Documentary Edition Seek Graduate Research Associates 2016-2017

The Kentucky Historical Society seeks eight Graduate Research Associates (GRAs) familiar with 19th century United States history to write short informational entries for the Civil War Governors of Kentucky Digital Documentary Edition (CWG-K). GRAs will receive a stipend of $5,000 each and can … Continue reading

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Assistant Editor, Washington Papers

The Fred W. Smith National Library for the Study of George Washington at George Washington’s Mount Vernon seeks applicants for the position of Assistant Editor of the Papers of George Washington documentary editing project. The editor will work full-time at … Continue reading

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Editorial Assistant Position, Adams Papers, Massachusetts Historical Society

The Adams Papers at the Massachusetts Historical Society seeks a full-time editorial assistant to begin work in fall 2016. Since its establishment in 1954, the Adams Papers has published fifty volumes of the diaries, letters, and other writings of the … Continue reading

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Digital Cataloging and Review/History Internships

Digital Cataloging and Review/History Internships  The Theodore Roosevelt Center at Dickinson State University is seeking interns to participate in the cataloging of historical documents in the Theodore Roosevelt Digital Library. The goal of the Center is to serve scholars, tourists, … Continue reading

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Civil War Governors of Kentucky Digital Documentary Edition Summer 2016 Graduate Internship (Paid)

Civil War Governors of Kentucky Digital Documentary Edition Summer 2016 Graduate Internship (Paid) The Kentucky Historical Society (KHS) seeks one graduate intern to work closely with editors and other staff of the Civil War Governors of Kentucky Digital Documentary Edition … Continue reading

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Assistant or Associate Editor, The Papers of Benjamin Franklin

The Papers of Benjamin Franklin, a comprehensive, annotated edition co-sponsored by Yale University and the American Philosophical Society and housed at Yale, seeks an Assistant or Associate Editor to help complete the edition. Of a projected 47 volumes, 41 volumes have … Continue reading

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Editorial Associate, The Papers of Thomas Jefferson

The Papers of Thomas Jefferson seeks an Editorial Associate, who will be a key member of a collaborative team of seven full-time professionals preparing the authoritative edition of Jefferson’s papers for publication in print and online. The project’s focus now … Continue reading

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Job Announcement: Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project

The Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers Project publishes The Papers of Martin Luther King, Jr., the definitive edition of King’s most historically significant speeches, sermons, correspondence, and unpublished manuscripts. The Project seeks a full-time research assistant to support and facilitate … Continue reading

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Job Announcement: Two Research Specialists, Papers of Abraham Lincoln

Two Research Specialists, Papers of Abraham Lincoln The University of Illinois Springfield, Center for State Policy and Leadership is seeking two Research Specialists for the Papers of Abraham Lincoln, a long-term documentary editing project dedicated to locating, imaging, transcribing, annotating, and … Continue reading

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Job Announcement: Chief Historian, U.S. Census Bureau

Chief Historian, U.S. Census Bureau The U.S. Census Bureau — the nation’s leading source of quality information about America’s people, places and economy — is seeking a chief historian. The chief historian will manage a team of other historians in … Continue reading

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