Digitasation Project Volunteer at The Gordon Highlanders Museum
Playing a key role in developing our knowledge of the Gordon Highlanders C18 & C19
|Dates||1 Aug 2017 - 31 Mar 2017 (3 hours)|
|Location||The Gordon Highlanders Museum St Lukes Viewfield Terrace Aberdeen AB15 7XH|
As a Research Volunteer you will transcribe names and personal information (age, physical description, place of birth, occupation etc) from a significant historical manuscript(c 1830) to a searchable spreadsheet/database which can be used as a resource for further research within the Museum.The information will possibly support a final year dissertation or post graduate project
This opportunity will assist you in gaining the following skills:
The organisation has indicated the following requirements from volunteers who want to take this opportunity.
Essential: organised, patient with a passion for Social or Military History; keen interest in archives and Museum Studies
Desirable: use of spreadsheets
This position has been withdrawn by the organisation.