Project Archivist, Chicago History Museum

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Project Archivist

Hedrich Blessing Processing Project
Chicago History Museum
Chicago, IL

The Project Archivist will work as part of a grant-funded project team processing the Hedrich Blessing Photography Collection (1970-1979) November 1, 2008-August 31, 2010. Responsibilities include creating, editing, and enhancing catalog data describing job files and topical series (including assigning index terms from LCTGM, LCNA, and AAT); developing a comprehensive descriptive inventory; and rehousing photographic media. This is a temporary, entry-level position that provides a unique opportunity to preserve and make accessible the work of one of the world’s premier architectural photography firms.

Send cover letter and resume by September 19.

To apply, contact:

Vice-President of Administration and Human Resources
Chicago History Museum
1601 North Clark Street
Chicago, IL 60614

chshr [at] chicagohistory [dot] org

www.chicagohistory.org/aboutus/jobsvolunteering/jobopportunities

Benn Joseph
Project Archivist
(312) 799-2093 direct, (312) 799-5093 fax
Joseph@chicagohistory.org

Chicago History Museum
1601 North Clark Street
Chicago, IL 60614-6038
www.chicagohistory.org

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