Grand Canyon Oral History Transcription


Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.
View upstream at the Diamond Creek USGS gauge

About

The Grand Canyon Historical Society seeks volunteer transcriptionists to transcribe oral histories pertaining to the Grand Canyon. You can see finished transcriptions and listen to interviews here:

http://grandcanyonhistory.org/oral-history.html

Volunteers will receive a transcription assignment and a link to an MP3 recording on the GCHS website. The volunteer will need a computer to play the recording and a way to transcribe the recording into a word document.

The transcribed interview will need to be e-mailed back to the Historical Society contact.

You will need good typing and English comprehension skills, and Thank You for your consideration.

PLEASE NOTE: THE CONTACT PERSON FOR THIS PROJECT WILL BE AWAY FROM EMAIL FEBRUARY 14 TO MARCH 18. IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN FINDING OUT MORE ABOUT THIS OPPORTUNITY, PLEASE SEND AN EMAIL OF ENQUIRY AFTER MARCH 18, 2018. THANK YOU.

Skills

  • Curating
  • History
  • Literacy / Reading

Good Match For

Teens People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Depends
  • Good hearing/listening skills, acuracy

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