Historic House Museum Internship

Position Details

Type Internship
Offered By Long Branch Plantation
830 Long Branch Lane
Boyce, Virginia
Salary unpaid, credit hours available
Deadline 12/31/2014
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Information
Name: Cassie Ward
Title: Director of Public Programs
Phone: 5408371856
cward@visitlongbranch.org

http://www.visitlongbranch.org

Long Branch Plantation, a historic site located in Boyce, VA (a little over an hour from DC) is at the forefront of changing trends in the historic house museum field. Charged with the exciting task of presenting & interpreting over 200-years of history, Long Branch Plantation has many public history projects that require immediate attention. The projects will provide interns with constant hands-on opportunities and experiences.


Duties

Interns will have the opportunity to complete projects in the following areas:

  • Historic Preservation
  • Digital History
  • Social Media
  • Archival Research
  • Marketing/Community Outreach
  • Historic Interpretation & Programming
  • Content Creation: Exhibits, Brochures, & Web

Qualifications

Interest in:

  • public history
  • museum interpretation
  • history
  • historic preservation
  • digital technologies
  • gardening
  • research

How to Apply

Please send a résumé and brief email discussing your interest in the Long Branch Plantation Internship Program to: Cassie Ward, Director of Public Programs, cward@visitlongbranch.org.