Appraise historical documents


Authenticate and evaluate historical documents and archive materials.

Alternative labels

appraising historical documents
estimate the value of historical documents
assess the validity and worth of historical documents

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Relationships with occupations

Essential skill

Appraise historical documents is an essential skill of the following occupations:

Archivist: Archivists assess, collect, organise, preserve and provide access to records and archives. Records maintained are in any format, analogue or digital and include several kinds of media (documents, photographs, video and sound recordings, etc.).

Optional skill

Appraise historical documents is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this skill may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.




  1. Appraise historical documents – ESCO


Last updated on September 20, 2022