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The Collections Specialist – Cataloger position is part of a project to process and care for objects associated with the home and contents of Dr. Sullivan and Richie Jean Jackson of Selma, Alabama (Jackson Home Project). The Jackson home and contents were recently acquired by The Henry Ford and relocated to Dearborn, Michigan. The cataloger will be responsible for ensuring the integrity and completeness of the documentary records of The Henry Ford by researching, cataloging, and processing the collection. Works closely with the registrars, curatorial and the project team. Reports to the Registrar.
This is a temporary two-and-a-half-year position.