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USE-TOWNSHIP - Humanities

Field label
USE-TOWNSHIP
Field mnemonic
UTP
Field name
  • Use Township
  • Canton d'utilisation
Field definition
This field indicates the name of the township of use of the object.
Heading
ORIGIN/USE FIELDS
Comments
NOTE: This field has NOT been updated as part of the May 2010 Data Dictionary update. Priority for the Data Dictionary update was given to those fields that are required or strongly recommended for Artefacts Canada contribution. The Entry Rules for this field will be updated at a later date.
Entry rules
Enter the name in full and omit the word 'Township'. Attributed data should be followed by space "?". A semicolon and a space should separate multiple entries.
Cataloguers rules
The parishes of New Brunswick are considered to be township equivalents.
Data type
alpha-numeric string
Examples
  • Cumberland ?
  • Rockland
  • Westmorland
  • Cumberland ?
  • Rockland
  • Berthier
  • Lanaudière
Discipline
  • History
  • Ethnology
Field label (French)
CANTON D'UTILISATION
Field mnemonic (French)
CANU

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