• 28 people are interested
 

Archive Assistant

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ORGANIZATION: Evangelical and Reformed Historical Society

  • 28 people are interested

A passion for history and ability to organize, would be the ideal candidate. The volunteer will assist the archivist with organizing and sorting historical material and genealogical research. Reading, writing and organizational skills essential. No experience necessary. A few hours a week Monday through Thursday. The ERHS collects and preserves historical church records from the Reformed Church. and currently contains records from over 800 churches and 400 manuscript collections. Records are used by genealogists and researchers.

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About Evangelical and Reformed Historical Society

Location:

555 West James Street, Lancaster, PA 17603, US

Mission Statement

The purpose of the society is: • to collect, organize, preserve, and make accessible the records, history and heritage of the Reformed Church in the United States, the Evangelical Synod of North America, and the Evangelical and Reformed Church; • to cooperate with other religious and academic organizations for the cultivation and preservation of church history.

Description

The ERHS collection includes the denominational records of the Reformed Church (1725-1934) and the Evangelical and Reformed Church (1934-1962), their boards, commissions, committees, regional synods, and area classes.

CAUSE AREAS

Community
Faith-Based
Community, Faith-Based

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

555 West James StreetLancaster, PA 17603

(40.04612,-76.31798)
 

SKILLS

  • History
  • Organization
  • Library Sciences

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 16
  • 2-10 hours per week
  • Must be able to read and write.

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