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The Troop '''Historian''' preserves [[troop]] photographs, news stories, trophies, flags, scrapbooks, awards, and other memorabilia.
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The '''Historian''' preserves [[troop]]/[[team]] photographs, news stories, trophies, flags, scrapbooks, awards, and other memorabilia.
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==Reports to==
==Reports to==
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*[[Assistant Senior Patrol Leader]]
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*[[Assistant Senior Patrol Leader]] in a Boy Scout troop.
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*[[Captain|Team Captain]] in a Varsity Scout team.
==Responsibilities==
==Responsibilities==
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* Gathers pictures and facts about troop activities and keeps them in a historical file or scrapbook.
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* Gathers pictures and facts about troop/team activities and keeps them in a historical file or scrapbook.
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* Takes care of troop trophies, ribbons, and souvenirs of troop activities.
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* Takes care of troop/team trophies, ribbons, and souvenirs of troop/team activities.
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* Keeps information about former members of the troop.
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* Keeps information about former members of the troop/team.
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* Set a good example.
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* Sets a good example.
* Enthusiastically and [[uniform|correctly wears the Scout uniform]] (all four parts).
* Enthusiastically and [[uniform|correctly wears the Scout uniform]] (all four parts).
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* Live by the [[Scout Oath]] and [[Scout Law|Law]].
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* Lives by the [[Scout Oath]] and [[Scout Law|Law]].
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* Show Scout spirit.
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* Shows Scout spirit.
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==Notes==
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#In a Varsity Scout team, serving as '''Team Historian''' can apply towards positions of responsibility requirements for [[Star]] and [[Life]]; effective January 1, 2010 team historian can apply towards positions of responsibility requirements for [[Eagle]].
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==Equivalents==
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{{Template:Youth historian Leader Equivalents}}
== See also ==
== See also ==
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==References==
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* [http://olc.scouting.org/resources/TLT.ppt BSA Troop Leader Training Powerpoint Presentaiton]
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[[Category:Youth positions]]
[[Category:Youth positions]]

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Serving as Historian can apply towards Positions of Responsibility requirements for Star, Life, and Eagle.
Historian
Selection:Appointed
Selected by:Senior Patrol Leader or
Varsity Team Captain
Reports to:Assistant Senior Patrol Leader or
Varsity Team Captain

The Historian preserves troop/team photographs, news stories, trophies, flags, scrapbooks, awards, and other memorabilia.

Contents

Reports to

Responsibilities

  • Gathers pictures and facts about troop/team activities and keeps them in a historical file or scrapbook.
  • Takes care of troop/team trophies, ribbons, and souvenirs of troop/team activities.
  • Keeps information about former members of the troop/team.
  • Sets a good example.
  • Enthusiastically and correctly wears the Scout uniform (all four parts).
  • Lives by the Scout Oath and Law.
  • Shows Scout spirit.

Notes

  1. In a Varsity Scout team, serving as Team Historian can apply towards positions of responsibility requirements for Star and Life; effective January 1, 2010 team historian can apply towards positions of responsibility requirements for Eagle.

Equivalents

The Historian is the youth historian leader in its unit. Other youth historian leaders are:

See also

Boy Scout portal
Ranks requiring a Positions of Responsibility
  • Star Rank #5 "While a First Class Scout, serve actively 4 months in one or more of the following positions..."
  • Life Rank #5 "While a Star Scout, serve actively 6 months in one or more of the positions of responsibility..."
  • Eagle Scout Rank #4 "While a Life Scout, serve actively for a period of 6 months in one or more of the following positions of responsibility..." (reduced list)
  • See also: National Youth Leadership Training‎ (NYLT) - a fun, six-day outdoor learning course.


Varsity Scout portal

References


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