Template:Appletons' link/doc

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Purpose[edit]

This template enables linking from Wikisource articles (usually author pages) to articles in the the Wikisource project Appletons' Cyclopædia of American Biography.

Usage[edit]

{{Appletons' Link|name of the article}}

The year can also be customized, using the year parameter, and an author can be added with the optional author parameter.

Examples[edit]

{{Appletons' Link|Clay, Henry}}

displays as:

Clay, Henry,” Appletons' Cyclopædia of American Biography. New York: D. Appleton and Co., 1891.

and

{{Appletons' Link|Thoreau, Henry David|year=1889}}

displays as:

Thoreau, Henry David,” Appletons' Cyclopædia of American Biography. New York: D. Appleton and Co., 1889.

and

{{Appletons' Link|Thoreau, Henry David|year=1889|author=Octavius Brooks Frothingham}}

displays as:

Octavius Brooks Frothingham, “Thoreau, Henry David,” Appletons' Cyclopædia of American Biography. New York: D. Appleton and Co., 1889.