SUMMER JOBS WITH HABS/HAER/HALS:
The Heritage Documentation Programs (Historic American Buildings Survey/Historic American Engineering Record/Historic American Landscapes Survey), a division of the National Park Service, seeks applications from qualified students for summer employment documenting historic sites and structures of architectural, engineering and landscape significance throughout the country. Duties involve on-site field work and the preparation of measured and interpretive drawings and written historical reports for the HABS/HAER/HALS Collection at the Prints and Photographs Division of the Library of Congress.
Projects last twelve weeks, beginning in May/June. Salaries range from approximately $6,000 to approximately $11,000 for the summer, depending on job responsibility, locality of the project, and level of experience. Applicant must be a U.S. citizen.
Applications Due: 15 March 2013
Application information can be found on our web site:
View examples of HDP documentation on the Library of Congress web site:
Download the HDP Summer 2013 Recruitment Poster from our web site:
For additional information regarding the HABS/HAER/HALS Summer 2013
Documentation Program, please contact:
Summer Program Administrator
Heritage Documentation Programs Division
National Park Service (2270)
1201 Eye Street, NW, 7th Floor
Washington, DC 20005
Tel: (202) 354-2135
HDP Program: http://www.nps.gov/history/hdp
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