EAD Tag Library for Version 1.0


EAD Elements: <chronitem> Chronology List Item

Description:

A formatting element that keeps a date paired with an associated event or group of events within a Chronology List <chronlist>. Each <chronitem> contains a <date> (either a single date or date range) coupled with an <event> or description of what occurred during that time. When multiple <event>s are associated with a single <date>, the <event>s are bundled in an <eventgrp> tag, which is then easily paired with the appropriate <date>.

May contain:

date, event, eventgrp

May occur within:

chronlist

Attributes:

ALTRENDER#IMPLIED, CDATA
AUDIENCE#IMPLIED, external, internal
ID #IMPLIED, ID

Example:

<add>
<note><p>The following is a complete listing of the children's book titles written by
Dolores Kinder, along with their original publication dates.</p></note>
<chronlist>
<head>Publications List</head>
<listhead>
<head01>Publication Year</head01>
<head02>Book Title</head02></listhead>
<chronitem>
<date type="publication">1928</date>
<event><title>The Happy Little Lamb</title></event></chronitem>
<chronitem>
<date type="publication">1931</date>
<event><title>Once Upon a Lullaby</title></event></chronitem>
[...]
</chronlist></add>


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