What is a Historian?
A historian is an individual who studies and writes about history, and is regarded as an authority on it. Historians are concerned with the continuous, methodical narrative and research of past events as relating to the human race; as well as the study of all events in time.
A historian is a person who studies and writes about the past and is regarded as an authority on it.
What is a Historian's Job?
The job of an historian simply put, is to study the past. However, what a historian does is much more complicated than studying past events. Historians gather information, documents and images from the past, analyze and study them for significance and share their findings with the world. Historians hold jobs in many organizations and agencies that require strict maintenance of historical records.