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ready Thesaurus of Geographic Names

Abbreviation: TGN

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The Thesaurus of Geographic Names (TGN) is a terminology that focuses on places relevant to art, architecture, and related disciplines, recording names, relationships, place types, dates, notes, and coordinates for current and historical cities, nations, empires, archaeological sites, lost settlements, and physical features. The TGN is one of 5 Getty Vocabularies intended to provide terminology and other information about the objects, artists, concepts, and places important to various disciplines that specialize in art, architecture, and other material culture.

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Record added: March 25, 2021, 11:38 a.m.
Record updated: March 25, 2021, 11:38 a.m. by The FAIRsharing Team.


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