The National Archives Catalog

General Note

Mandatory Repeatable Data Type Authority Entity Public Element Label
No Yes Variable Character Length (2000) None Product Yes General Note


Definition: Significant information that does not belong in any other element.


Purpose: Provides a place to capture information significant to the public that is not appropriate for any other element.


Relationship: This element is independent.



Enter information in this element when no other elements apply. Be precise and brief. Do not use unexplained acronyms or unknown organizational designations.




Descriptive material is on all microfilm rolls.


Records are in Russian.

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