Adding Organizations

Most of the data about the person will be added in Item Type Metadata.

Dublin Core

Enter the Title of the identification as the person's name.

Item Type Metadata

Select the "Organization" type to open up the fields used to identify organizations.

Enter the Founding date
Enter the Ending date
Enter the Biographical Text
Enter the Bibliography
Enter the Rightsholder


If you are just entering the organization's name and no research has been done:

Enter "Not Complete" in the metadata status
Enter "Pending" in the research status


Add a rights-free image of the organization's logo if you can find one. If it changed over time, use the one closest to the dates of our documents. If you cannot find a logo but can find a photograph of the group or action shot of its activities, use that.


Add tags that help define the organization's interests.


Add a location best associated with the organizations.

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