Are there any special procedures for creating a name from an archival source? It’s not practical for me to examine the items. What can I cite as the 670? Example: OCLC #187949614 for “Alumbaugh, Orvel”. Will

670 Finding aid: $b (Orvel Alumbaugh)

be sufficient?


Jay Shorten

Cataloger, Monographs and Electronic Resources

Associate Professor of Bibliography

Description & Access Department

University Libraries

University of Oklahoma

Co-ordinator, Oklahoma (Tornado) NACO Funnel

Co-owner, PERSNAME-L, the list about personal names in bibliographic and authority records

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