Lovell Historical Society
Post Office Box 166
Lovell, Maine 04051
(207) 925-3234

 

 

Research Center & Museum Hours

Tuesdays 9:00-4:00
Wednesdays 9:00-4:00
Saturdays 9:00-12:00
Or by appointment

Museum admission is Free


Welcome to the LOVELL HISTORICAL SOCIETY Website

More than 11,000 of our collection records can be viewed online by clicking this website's Collections link. There are over 7,000 images to view as well as information on our vital records, archival material and library collections. By clicking the Documents link you can view transcriptions of Lovell's vital records, early maps and the town's updated cemetery records. Also available online are our quarterly newsletters.

SUMMER 2014 INTERNSHIP PROGRAM

The Lovell Historical Society is seeking to hire a summer intern. Applicants should be willing to:
help organize the Society’s collection; learn the museum software program; assist with event planning; conduct research leading to the possibility of publishing an article in the quarterly newsletter; guide museum tours; assist with general office tasks.
Eligibility: Applicants must be college students or recent high school graduates with matriculation plans for Fall of 2014.  Strong organizational skills, computer skills and an ability to work independently are preferred, as is a strong interest in history and working with the local community. Summer residents and local college students are encouraged to apply.
General Information:  The internship is for 8 weeks; anticipated dates being June 17th through August 13th. Salary is $2,000. Hours of work are Tuesday & Wednesday 9am to 4pm, Saturday 9am to 12pm, and two Sunday events (approximately 7 hours each). The salary, paid on a semi monthly basis, at $500 will be payable on the Saturday following the completed two-week period and is subject to required withholdings. The selected candidate is required to complete the entire eight-week program including attendance at the two Sunday Historical Society events.
Application Procedure:  Candidates must submit a cover letter and resume, with names of references. No phone calls please. All applications will be reviewed and selection made by committee within two weeks of the deadline.
Application Deadline:  April 15, 2014
Mail or email Applications to:           Lovell Historical Society
                                                            Attn: Internship Program
                                                            P.O. Box 166
                                                            Lovell, ME 04051
                                                                        or
                                                            lovellhistoricalsociety@gmail.com