Camp Tecumseh, Moultonborough, NH seeks a part-time Archives Assistant for its 2019 summer season. This non profit overnight summer camp for boys, founded in 1903 by three University of Pennsylvania Olympic athletes, is located on Lake Winnipesaukee. See www.camptecumseh.net
The Camp Tecumseh Archives contains paper-based materials dating from 1903 to the present, many digital photographs and oral histories, and some artifacts.
Possible tasks are:
-- Accession any materials transferred or donated during the summer
-- Re-house original film negatives; catalog digitized images
-- Collect and digitize weekly newsletter
-- Digitize Gilbert & Sullivan programs, marketing brochures if feasible
-- Assist Archives team activities
An experienced consulting Archivist will be available.
Familiarity with office software applications
Ability to lift and move 40 lb containers
Expectation is 15 hours/week, $15/hour. During the weeks the Camp is in operation (June 22 - August 11, 2019) meals are available.
Please submit the following to :
Cynthia G. Swank, C.A., C.R.M.
– A cover letter expressing interest in the position, and outlining any relevant experience
– A curriculum vitae of education and employment