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370 - Associated Place (R)


MARC 21 Authority - Full
October 2009

First Indicator
Undefined
# - Undefined

Second Indicator
Undefined
# - Undefined


Subfield Codes
$a - Place of birth (NR)
$b - Place of death (NR)
$c - Associated country (R)
$e - Place of residence/headquarters (R)
$f - Other associated place (R)
$g - Place of origin of work (R)
$s - Start period (NR)
$t - End period (NR)
$u - Uniform Resource Identifier (R)
$v - Source of information (R)
$0 - Record control number (R)
$2 - Source of term (NR)
$6 - Linkage (NR)
$8 - Field link and sequence number (R)

FIELD DEFINITION AND SCOPE

A town, city, province, state, and/or country associated with persons, corporate bodies, families, works, and expressions.

For a person: the town, city, province, state, and/or country associated with a person's place of birth, death, residence, and/or identity.

For a corporate body: a significant location associated with a corporate body (e.g., location of a conference, etc., location of the headquarters of an organization).

For a family: a place where the family resides or has resided or has some connection.

For a work or expression: the country or other territorial jurisdiction from which a work or expression originated.

Field 370 should be repeated when start and end periods in subfields $s and $t pertain to a different associated place. If place data is from a controlled vocabulary, the vocabulary is indicated in subfield $2 (Source of term).


GUIDELINES FOR APPLYING CONTENT DESIGNATORS

INDICATORS

SUBFIELD CODES

$a - Place of birth
The town, city, province, state, and/or country in which a person was born. Birth date of the person may be recorded in field 046 (Special coded dates).
100 1#$aSinger, Isaac Bashevis,$d1904-1991.
370 ##$aRadzimyn, Poland$bSurfside, Fla.
[born in Radzimyn, Poland; died in Surfside, Fla.]
$b - Place of death
The town, city, province, state, and/or country in which a person died. Death date of the person may be recorded in field 046 (Special coded dates).
100 1#$aSinger, Isaac Bashevis,$d1904-1991.
370 ##$aRadzimyn, Poland$bSurfside, Fla.
[born in Radzimyn, Poland; died in Surfside, Fla.]
$c - Associated country
A country with which the person, corporate body, family, or work is identified. Dates that pertain to the country are recorded in subfields $s (Start period) and $t (End period).
$e - Place of residence/headquarters
The town, city, province, state, locale, and/or country in which a person resides or has resided, or an organization has its headquarters or carries out its activities, including the location of a conference. Dates associated with a place of residence/location of headquarters are recorded in subfields $s (Start period) and $t (End period).
100 1#$aHemingway, Ernest,$d1899-1961.
370 ##$aOak Park, Ill.$bKetchum, Idaho$eOak Park, Ill.$eToronto, Ont.$eChicago, Ill.$eParis, France$eKey West, Fla.$eCuba$eKetchum, Idaho
[born in Oak Park, Ill., died in Ketchum, Idaho; lived in Oak Park, Ill.; Toronto, Ont.; Chicago, Ill.; Paris, France; Key West, Fla.; Cuba; Ketchum, Idaho]
100 3#$aYan (Family)
370 ##$ePagsanjan, Philippines
[family lived in Pagsanjan, Philippines]
110 2#$aRepublican Party (Calif.)
370 ##$eCalif.
$f - Other associated place
Other or additional town, city, province, state, and/or country associated with persons, corporate bodies, families, works, and expressions. Dates associated with other place are recorded in subfields $s (Start period) and $t (End period).
$g - Place of origin of work
The country or other territorial jurisdiction from which a work originated. Dates associated with place of origin of work are recorded in subfields $s (Start period) and $t (End period).
130 #0$aAdvocate (Boise, Idaho)
370 ##$gBoise,Idaho
[place of origin of the monthly Advocate]
130 #0$aAdvocate (Nairobi, Kenya)
370 ##$gNairobi, Kenya
[place of origin of the quarterly Advocate]
$s - Start period
The starting date of association with a particular place by a person, corporate body, family, work, or expression.
100 1#$aOndaatje, Michael,$d1943-
370 ##$aColombo, Sri Lanka
370 ##$eEngland$s1954 $t1962
370 ##$cCanada$eCanada $s1962
[born in Colombo, Sri Lanka; lived in England from 1954-1962; moved to Canada in 1962]
$t - End period
The end date of association with a particular place by a person, corporate body, family, work, or expression.
$u - Uniform Resource Identifier
Uniform Resource Identifier (URI), for example a URL or URN, which provides electronic access data in a standard syntax. This data can be used for automated access to an electronic item using one of the Internet protocols.
In field 370, subfield $u is used to record the location of the source of information about a place recorded in the field that is accessible electronically.
$v - Source of information
Source where the information recorded in field 370 was found if not through a URI.
$0 - Record control number
See description of this subfield in Appendix A: Control Subfields.
$2 - Source of term
Specifies the source of the controlled vocabulary term for the place in subfields $a, $b, $c, $e, $f, and/or $g. Subfield $2 follows the subfields to which it applies. Code from: Subject Heading and Term Source Codes.
$6 - Linkage
See description of this subfield in Appendix A: Control Subfields.
$8 - Field link and sequence number
See description of this subfield in Appendix A: Control Subfields.

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