Curatorial Assistants get up close to the past!


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Cause Areas

When

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

Where

553 South King StreetHonolulu, HI 96813

About

Hawaiian Mission Houses Historic Site and Archives is seeking an intern to work in the area of object collections. Under the supervision of the Curator for Object Collections, the internwill assist with a project pertaining to the care and management of HMH’s object collections. HMH’s collection consists of furniture, ceramics, paintings, toys, and numerous personal artifacts. Possible projects include inventory, exhibitions, object housing and storage, and image management. Applicants should have an interest in museum studies and/or preservation. Previous experience in a museum, library, or archive is helpful but not necessary.

The Hawaiian Mission Houses Historic Site and Archives preserves the heritage and interprets the stories of the American Protestant Missionaries, their descendants, and their relationships with the people and cultures of Hawai`i, connecting with contemporary life, and encouraging a deeper understanding and appreciation for the complex history that continues to shape Hawai`i.

merican Protestant missionaries and their descendants to the history and culture of Hawai`i in order to give present generations of residents and visitors a deeper understanding of, and appreciation for, Hawai`i's rich and complex history. (museum mission statement, adopted March 22, 2006)

Skills

Good Match For

Teens People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training

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