Noah Webster House and West Hartford Historical Society

​AGENCY:      
NOAH WEBSTER HOUSE AND WEST HARTFORD HISTORICAL SOCIETY
227 South Main Street
West Hartford, CT  06107
 
INTERNSHIP CONTACT:  Sarah St. Germain, 860-521-5362, email: stgermains@noahwebsterhouse.org
 
AGENCY FUNCTION:  Historical museum housing 18th century furnishings; repository for West Hartford historical objects and manuscripts.  Interpretive programs of life in 18th century New England offered to school groups and the public; various public programming related to West Hartford history.
 
INTERN ACTIVITIES:  Intern may choose to work on curatorial, public programs, education, fundraising, archival or library archiving projects.  Activities can include research on the collection, development and presentation of educational materials, interpretation of the house, exhibit development and design and independent projects adding to the understanding of 18th century New England life, Noah Webster, or local history (any period).
 
HOURS PER WEEK:  8-12
 
INTERNSHIP AVAILABLE:  FALL:  Yes;   SPRING:  Yes;   SUMMER:  Yes
 
STIPEND:  Some funding may be available