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Subject: Internship at Missouri Historical Society

Internship at Missouri Historical Society

From: Linda Landry <llandry>
Date: Thursday, March 4, 2004
Summer Conservation Internship
Missouri Historical Society,
St. Louis, MO

The Missouri Historical Society <URL:> is
seeking applications from graduate-level conservation students for a
summer conservation internship. The internship period is ten (10)
weeks and the stipend is $4,000.  The conservation intern will
assist the Objects Conservator in preparing a range of objects for
upcoming exhibitions.

Conservation projects will include detailed conservation survey of
objects slated for display, preparing exhibit recommendations,
conducting conservation treatments, and all related work associated
with the treatment process.  Assistance in the monitoring and
maintenance of exhibit gallery spaces (24,000 square feet) and
storerooms within the museum facilities will also be expected.

The internship is open to students who have elected a specialization
in general objects or ethnographic conservation.  This is a perfect
opportunity for conservation students to gain practical experience
in a fast-paced and intense history museum setting.  First available
start date is June 17, 2004.

For further information please contact

    Linda Landry
    Objects Conservator
    llandry [at] mohistory__org

Please mail letters of interest, resume, and three references to

    Linda Landry
    Missouri Historical Society
    PO Box 11940
    St. Louis MO 63112-0040

                  Conservation DistList Instance 17:58
                   Distributed: Monday, March 8, 2004
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Received on Thursday, 4 March, 2004

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