Paul Revere House/Paul Revere Memorial Association

19 North Square
Boston, MA 02113
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Date Posted:
February 25, 2021

Region:
Eastern Massachusetts

Category:
Writing/Editing

Type:
Intern

Paul Revere Memorial Association Summer 2021 Intern

Description:
The Paul Revere House is currently looking for advanced undergraduate or graduate students interested in internships for the summer of 2021. Internships at the Revere House are an interactive opportunity for anyone interested in public history and involve participation in most day-to-day site activities along with a research project determined by prior agreement between the intern and Revere House internship supervisor. The internship will have a remote component, and has the potential to be a hybrid of in-person and remote work. Preference will be given to applicants planning do their internship for academic credit. 
Qualifications:
Prospective Revere House interns will preferably have a background in history, American studies, museum studies, historic preservation or other related field, and be prepared to spend 10-20 hours per week on their internship work. Paul Revere House internships are unpaid. 
How To Apply:
To apply, please send your resume and a brief cover letter to Robert Shimp, Research and Adult Program Director at robert@paulreverehouse.org or Paul Revere House, 19 North Square, Boston, MA 02113. Applications will be received through April 23, or until the position is filled.
Apply by:
April 22, 2021
Salary:
0
About this Organization:
The Paul Revere Memorial Association owns and operates a complex of three historic sites in Boston's North End, including the Paul Revere House, which serves over 300,000 people every year, the Hichborn House (c.1711), and our new Education and Visitor Center in a rehabilitated 1835 property. Our mission is "to share the legacy of Paul Revere, his life, home, and neighborhood by preserving two of Boston's oldest homes and by providing a local, national, and international audience with remarkable educational experiences." In addition to tours, a range interactive educational programs including youth programs, adult lectures, neighborhood walking tours, teacher workshops, internships, exhibits, research, publications, and family programming ranging from colonial crafts to concerts are offered. Our Education and Visitor Center is connected to the Revere House, which makes it fully handicapped accessible. The facility also allows for enhanced programming and houses essential visitor amenities.