Volunteer, South Church Archive, New Britain CT

Volunteer Opportunity to Organize a Small Institutional Archive


Church, New Britain, Connecticut

Hours: Flexible, 1 day (6-7 hours)/week

South Church is seeking a graduate student in library science with an archives concentration to organize our church archives. The archive houses a variety of institutional publications, historical documents, birth and death certificates, and architectural drawings of the church, which was built in mid-19th century. The assignment would be to arrange the collections, create finding aids, perform basic preservation tasks, and provide initial support for church staff in the general management of the archive.

South Church is a dynamic Congregational/Baptist church in the heart of the city of New Britain.

For information contact Sally Dickinson at 860-550-3411 or sally.dickinson@trincoll.edu