accepting applications for the 2012 summer H. F. Boehl Internship.
Eligible applicants should either be currently enrolled in or have recently
completed a graduate program in history, library science, or a related
field. The tenure of internship is a one to three month summer residence
with an award of $1,200 per month. The Filson Historical
tells the significant stories of Kentucky, the
Ohio Valley region, and the Upper South with particularly strong
collections in the frontier, antebellum, and Civil War periods of Kentucky
history. The Boehl intern will work with appropriate curatorial staff in
the Special Collections and Manuscripts department to process and provide
access to historic manuscript collections in a dynamic research
The application deadline is February 15, 2012.
For more information about the application process, please see
contact Dr. Glen Crothers, Director of Research,