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Archive

An archive is an accumulation of primary source records that have accumulated over the course of an individual or organization's lifetime, that are kept to show the function of that person or organization. The records have been naturally and necessarily generated as a product of regular activities, and may also have been collected and selected intentionally in order to represent the history of the archive owner.

Folder

A folder is a type of storage location.

Idents

An ident is a short string that uniquely identifies a page on ArchivesWiki, and which can be used in a URL to link to the page.

Item

An item is any single physical or digital piece of an archive. Each item gets its own page, and may form part of a parent item.

Term

A word or phrase that has a particular definition in this wiki and which shouldn't be used in any other sense.