The 1859 Treaty of Amity and Commerce established the first American legation in Japan at the Zenpuku-ji Temple (Pruyn's designation: Semphufugee). Townsend Harris (1804-1878) was the first American consul-general. Albanian, Robert Hewson Pruyn … Learn More
The Albany Institute of History & Art welcomes talented students who are looking for an opportunity to work in a museum setting. Interns will work directly with museum professionals in the areas of public relations and marketing, curatorial practices, development/fundraising, education, event planning, and the museum shop. To read descriptions of each department offering internships, please see Internship Descriptions.