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This is a meta template that is used to create other Library of Congress sourcing templates, such as:




Parameter name Description Default value required or optional?

id The digital ID of the work http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.division/digitalid empty required
format the type of the media. image, map, audio fragment, video fragment image optional
division The code of the LoC Division. http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.division/digitalid empty required
division_name The Name of the Division. for instance: Prints and Photographs Division When known based on division optional
division_url A URL to the webpage of the specific division When known based on division optional
category The category in which images tagged with this template should be placed Category:Images from the Library of Congress optional
collection_name Specifies the name of the Library of Congress collection the material is part of. For instance: the American Memory Collections. empty optional

Additional information

The template is intended to be used in the following namespaces: the File namespace

The template is intended to be used by the following user groups: no user group specified

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renders as:
US-LibraryOfCongress-BookLogo.png This image is available from the United States Library of Congress's Prints and Photographs division under the digital ID ppmsca.19409.
This tag does not indicate the copyright status of the attached work. A normal copyright tag is still required. See Commons:Licensing for more information.

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