Many federal, state, and local government institutions offer historical archivist jobs, as do museums, corporations, and non-for-profit organizations. Historical archivists typically work with collections of personal papers, official records, company files, material objects, and miscellanea.
Archivio di Stato di Venezia (State Archives of Venice)
History undergraduate and graduate students are trained in archival methods and have experience in conducting research in archives and special collections. So, they are well prepared to work as historical archivists, humanities librarians, and specialized researchers.
History Associates is currently offering several positions for historical archivists, working with former government officials’ papers.
The History Associates job ads are available online on H-Net.