EAD Tag Library for Version 1.0


EAD Elements: <event> Event

Description:

That part of a Chronology List Item <chronitem> which describes or names something that happened. The <event> is paired with a <date> (a single date or date range) and can be grouped with other events in <eventgrp>, if multiple events need to be associated with the same <date>.

See related element Chronology List <chronlist>.

May contain:

#PCDATA, abbr, address, archref, bibref, blockquote, chronlist, corpname, date, emph, expan, extptr, extref, famname, function, genreform, geogname, lb, linkgrp, list, name, note, num, occupation, origination, persname, ptr, ref, repository, subject, table, title, unitdate, unittitle

May occur within:

chronitem, eventgrp

Attributes:

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

Example:

<bioghist><head>Biographical Note</head>
<chronlist>
<chronitem><date type="single">1892, May 7</date>
<event>Born, <geogname>Glencoe, Ill.</geogname></event></chronitem>
<chronitem><date>1915</date>
<event>A.B., <corpname>Yale University, </corpname>
<geogname>New Haven, Conn.</geogname></event></chronitem>
<chronitem><date>1916</date>
<event>Married <persname>Ada Hitchcock</persname>
</event></chronitem>
<chronitem><date>1917-1919</date>
<event>Served in <corpname>United States Army</corpname>
</event></chronitem>
[...]
</chronlist>
</bioghist>


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