Using the basic TEI structural elements

30. Dates

  • <date> contains a date and time in any format
  • For processing it is convenient to add a normalized version, using the @when attribute
  • Uncertain dates and times, and ranges, can be indicated by other attributes: @notBefore, @notAfter, @from @to
<p>House of Commons, <datewhen="1914-06-22">Monday, June 22, 1914</date>.</p> <p> <datenotAfter="1914-06-01"notBefore="1914-03-01">Sunday, a month ago,</date> was hot. </p>

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