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WOMEN IN MILITARY SERVICE FOR AMERICA MEMORIAL FOUNDATION INC

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At the Military Women’s Memorial, we work to commemorate all women who have served or are serving in the defense of our nation since the American Revolution. We document and preserve their individual and collective histories while educating the public about women’s military roles and accomplishments.

The Memorial’s History and Collections Department is seeking a volunteer(s) to organize historical reference files used by Department staff and outside researchers.

Duties:

  • Setting up and organizing files
  • Creating standardized naming system/arrangement
  • Labeling folders
  • Developing subject listings/finding aids

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Location:

Memorial Ave. & Schley Dr., ARLINGTON, VA 22203, US

Mission Statement

The Women In Military Service For America Memorial, at the Ceremonial Entrance to Arlington National Cemetery, is the only major national memorial honoring all women who have defended America throughout history. Their patriotism and bravery are a part of our nation’s heritage and are now recognized. Visitors to the Women’s Memorial experience the collective history of women in the military along with the individual stories of registered servicewomen. The Women’s Memorial: -recognizes all women who have served in or with the United States Armed Forces--past, present and future; -documents the experiences of these women and tells their stories of service, sacrifice and achievement; -makes their contributions a visible part of our history; -illustrates their contribution equal to that of men in defense of our nation; and -serves as inspiration for others.

Description

The Women's Memorial stands at the ceremonial entrance of Arlington National Cemetery, and serves as a living memorial to the women of the past and present Armed Forces. We strive to honor these women and to teach future generations about their contributions America and its history.

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

200 N Glebe RoadSuite 400Arlington, VA 22203

(38.87212,-77.10362)
 

SKILLS

  • Library Sciences
  • Data Entry
  • History
  • Organization

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Orientation or Training
  • Timing and commitment are flexible for this position, but will be between 9 and 5 on weekdays.

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