Template:Item

From ArchivesWiki

This template defines the table "items". View table.

Title: Item
Identifier:
Parent item:
Storage location:
Date:
Author:
Source:
Format and extent:
Publisher:
Coordinates:
License: Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 2.0 Generic (CC BY-SA 2.0)
Related people:
Related places:
Keywords:
Description:


Documentation

This template defines a record of a physical or digital archive item.

What it is:

  • type
  • format
  • extent

Where in the world it relates to, where it came from, and where it is now:

  • places
  • coordinates
  • location
  • storage_location
  • storage_location_sort_key

Who it relates to, who created it:

  • people
  • authors

What other item it belongs to (in its original series):

  • parent_item
  • parent_item_sort_key

Usage

{{Item
| parent_item    = <!-- semicolon-separated page names -->
| parent_item_sort_key = 
| type           = <!-- one of: photo, letter, book, ephemera, article, object, collection -->
| date           = <!-- yyyy-mm-dd -->
| date_precision = <!-- one of: day, month, year, circa -->
| authors        = <!-- semicolon-separated page names -->
| source         = 
| extent         = 
| format         = 
| license        = <!-- Leave blank to default to CC-BY-SA -->
| places         = <!-- semicolon-separated page names -->
| people         = <!-- semicolon-separated page names -->
| image          = <!-- Without the leading 'File:' prefix. -->
| coordinates    = <!-- latitude, longitude (in decimal degrees) -->
| description    = 
}}

See also Template:Item/preload.

Define an item's metadata.

Template parameters

This template prefers block formatting of parameters.

ParameterDescriptionTypeStatus
Typetype

no description

Unknownrequired
Datedate

no description

Dateoptional
Date precisiondate_precision

no description

Unknownoptional
Parent itemparent_item

no description

Pageoptional
Parent_item_sort_keyparent_item_sort_key

no description

Unknownoptional
Sourcesource

no description

Unknownoptional
Licencelicence

no description

Unknownoptional
Extentextent

no description

Unknownoptional
Imageimage

Representative image of this item.

Fileoptional
Authorsauthors

Semicolon-separated list of page names.

Unknownoptional
Authorauthor

no description

Unknownoptional
Placesplaces

no description

Unknownoptional
Peoplepeople

no description

Unknownoptional
Storage locationstorage_location

no description

Pageoptional
Storage_location_sort_keystorage_location_sort_key

Storage location sort key

Stringoptional
Descriptiondescription

no description

Contentoptional