Event

Available event classes based on CIDOC CRM:

  • Activity - the most common, e.g. a battle, a meeting or a wedding
  • Acquisition - this is a special case where a change of property can be mapped, see below
  • Move - this event is for objects or person who moved

On the index page already entered entities are listed in a Table.

  • Click on the + button to enter a new one.
  • Click on the name of an entry in the list to access the detail view.
  • To edit or delete an entry click on the Edit button in the detail view.

Form fields

  • Name
  • Type
  • Date
  • Description
  • Location - a Place where the event occurred
  • Sub event of - events can be part of another event, e.g. a battle as a sub event of a war.

Move

  • From - a Place as a start point
  • To - a Place as a destination point
  • Object - to select objects that were moved
  • Person - to select persons that were moved

Acquisition

  • Given Place - to select which places changed ownership.

To add recipients and donors go to the Actor tab, add actors and select as activity:

  • acquired title through for recipients
  • surrendered title through for donors

Can be linked via tabs to

  • Source - when it is referenced there
  • Actor - to add participants, or recipient and donor for an acquisition
  • Reference
  • File