Encoding Correspondence

A Manual for Encoding Letters and Postcards in TEI-XML and DTABf

Edited by Stefan Dumont, Susanne Haaf, and Sabine Seifert


Historical correspondence has been digitally edited and published with growing interest for years. This publication is intended to help editors to encode letters and postcards in TEI-XML and DTABf. [Read More]

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Uncertainties in metadata


Postage stamps, seals, and postmarks

Correspondence Metadata Interchange Format

Letter Openers and Closers

Postscripts of Letters

Pre-printed parts: Letterheads and forms

Upcoming Articles

This manual will be continuously supplemented by further articles. In preparation are among others: