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Wisconsin Maritime Museum

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Assists with the ongoing cataloging and scanning of the Wisconsin Maritime Museum’s collection. Specifically on the almost 100,000 historic photographs and postcards.

Volunteers for this role will be expected to catalog photographs in museum’s computer database either by typing up old catalog cards or creating new descriptions for recently donated photographs. They will be required to scan photographs and/or attach digital images to database as well.

Training will be provided.

Skills Needed:

  • Attention to detail.
  • Comfortable and fairly proficient with computers.
  • Able to sit for long periods of time.
  • Patience with repetitive tasks (ie. scanning)
  • Some knowledge of boats and maritime history is extremely helpful.

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About Wisconsin Maritime Museum

Location:

75 Maritime Drive, Manitowoc, WI 54220, US

Mission Statement

The Wisconsin Maritime Museum is an educational institution dedicated to collecting, preserving, studying and interpreting artifacts that tell the story of the maritime industry of the Upper Great Lakes region.

Description

The Wisconsin Maritime Museum is home to the USS COBIA a WWII submarine and National Historic Landmark.

Arts & Culture
Computers & Technology
Sports & Recreation

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

75 Maritime DriveManitowoc, WI 54220

(44.09277,-87.65572)
 

SKILLS

  • Administrative Support
  • Data Entry
  • Database Administration

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Weekdays during museum hours – typically at least one day a week for 3 hours

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