Keywords: historic preservation, cemetery restoration, history, architecture
Descriptions: Save Our Cemeteries is looking for an intern or longer-term volunteer to assist in cemetery preservation. Activities will include stabilization, maintenance & restoration of historic ironwork, cemetery tombs & vaults. Historic preservation experience preferred, but training is provided. This is dirty work performed outdoors - but you'll get hands-on preservation & project management experience.
Product of Partnership: Portfolio documentation of work completed
Final Product Special Instructions:Save Our Cemeteries is looking for a preservation intern or longer-term volunteer for our Restoration Program. Activities include stabilization, maintenance & restoration of historic ironwork, masonry & plaster. Historic preservation experience preferred, although training is provided. This is dirty work performed outdoors, but it is a great way to get hands-on experience.
This service activity is availble for .
Work boots & work clothing. Gloves & sunscreen highly suggested.
The CP requests emergency contact information.In case of emergency, the emergency contact will be called.
Students allowed to take pictures or video.
Students will work at the Save Our Cemeteries office (501 Basin Street) and in one of New Orleans' historic cemeteries.
Check-in at the site: Students will check in with their supervisor.
Students track their hours at site: Students will track their hours independently.
Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70118 504-865-5000 firstname.lastname@example.org