Preservation Studies Internships

As part of their graduation requirements, Master’s students must undertake an internship with a preservation organization. Most do their work in the summer between their last semesters of class work. Below find a list of some of the organizations where previous students have interned and the positions they’ve held:

  • Digitization Intern, Preservation Planning Division, Massachusetts Historical Commission
  • US/International Council on Monuments and Sites Summer Internship, ICOMOS Documentation Center in Paris
  • Museum Technician, Archaeology Division of the Northeast Museum Services Center, National Park Service
  • Research on the Anna Clapp Smith House, Dorchester, for Historic Boston Incorporated
  • Cemetery master planning and conservation with Ivan Myjer at Building and Monument Conservation
  • Preservation Intern, Planning Department, City of Somerville, MA
  • National Register and Historic Architecture Program, National Parks Service
  • Heritage Landscape Inventory Program, Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation
  • Legal Intern, Massachusetts Area Planning Council
  • Historic Preservation Internships, Greater Portland Landmarks
  • Industrial History Network in New England Intern, Metropolitan Waterworks Museum, Boston
  • The National Willa Cather Centre, Red Cloud, Nebraska
  • Curatorial Intern, National Baseball Hall of Fame, Cooperstown, NY
  • Archival Intern, Griffin Museum of Photography, Winchester, MA
  • Paper and Photo Conservation Intern, Paul Messier Studio on Conservation of Photographs and Works on Paper
  • Interpretation and Curatorial Interns, Gibson House Museum
  • Conservation Interns, Minute Man National Historical Park, Rehabilitation Project of the Part of the Terrace Gardens along the Sudbury River; Interpretation of Historic Barrett Farm House; Cultural Landscape Report Planning
  • Conservation and Public History Interns, Chinese Historical Society of New England, Boston
  • Conservation Intern, National Museum of China, Beijing
  • Review and Compliance Intern, Massachusetts Historical Commission 

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