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This image from the American Memory Collections is available from the United States Library of Congress's Rare Book and Special Collections Division
under the digital ID missing.
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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Most of the images and materials in the Library of Congress's digital collections have been assigned a Digital ID. Use this template to specifiy the digital ID of the source material.

The template automatically sets the following categories: Category:Images from the Library of Congress


{{LOC-American-Memory-Collections |id= |division= }}

Template parameters

idThe digital ID of the work:
divisionThe code of the LoC division:
Choose from the list of known codes of divisions of the Library of Congress, shown below.

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


In the Source section of the {{Information}} template

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Division Codes

This is a list of the codes and names of the divisions of the Library of Congress. The codes are used in the permanent URLs for the Library of Congress materials and need to be entered in the various LOC templates used.

Division code Division name
pnp Prints and Photographs division
afc American Folklife Center
amed African & Middle Eastern division
gmd Geography & Map Division
music Music Division
Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division
mss Manuscript Division
award97 Library of Congress/Ameritech National Digital Library Competition of 1997
award Library of Congress/Ameritech National Digital Library Competition
ndlpcoop National Digital Library Program
wdl World Digital Library Program
rbc Rare Book and Special Collections Division
gdc Serials and Government Publications division

See also

This template is for images, there are other LOC templates for different type of materials and collections:

Maintenance categories