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date - a date

profiledecs - a container bundling information about the EAD encoding procedure

creation - a place to put the names of persons or places about the EAD encoding procedure

langusage - a list of the languages represented in the EAD document

language - an element denoting a specific language

archdesc - a container for the bulk of an EAD finding aid; the place were an archival item is de- scribed

did - a container for an individual descriptive unit

repository - the institution or agency responsible for providing the intellectual access to the material

corpname - a name identify a corporate identity

origination - the name of a person or group responsible for the assembly of the materials in the col- lection

persname - a personal name

famname - a family name

unittitle - a title of described materials

EAD

  • unitdate - the creation year, month, and day of the described materials

  • physdesc - a container for describing the physical characteristics of a collection

  • unitid - a unique reference number -- control number -- for the described material

  • abstract - a narrative summary describing the materials

  • bioghist - a concise history or chronology placing the materials in context

  • scopecontent - a summary describing the range of topic covered in the materials

  • controlaccess - a container used to denote controlled vocabulary terms in other collections or indexes

  • dsc - a container bundling hierarchical groups of other sub-items in the collection

  • c - a container describing logical section of the described material

  • container - usually an integer used in conjunction with a number of attributes denoting the physical

extent of the described materials

Whew!

Example

Here is an EAD file. Can you figure out what it is?

<ead>

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