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Flags and Plates

We have a large variety of flags, inserts, and plates that we use in cataloging. Each is either a signal for action, or a way to give each item special treatment.
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Flags and Plates

We have a large variety of plates and flags that are used in Acquisitions and Cataloging. Some are indicative of the special treatment the item requires, some reference the final destination of the item, and some pay tribute to the person or endowment that provided them. In this handy guide, we will explain the meaning and usage of flags and plates in cataloging.