Wang Loci-2 Card Reader

Description
The Wang LOCI II is one of relatively few calculators that had a variety of peripheral equipment. Included in the price of the machine was this metal card reader, painted light blue. It read specially designed punched program cards. A card is in the reader.
A mark on the bottom of the card reader reads: Wang Laboratories, Inc. (/) ELECTRONIC SYSTEMS AND DEVICES (/) LOCI CARD READER (/) MODEL NO. [blank] (/) SERLAL NO. 22806 (/) TEWKSBURY, MASS. U.S.A.
For further information about the LOCI II, see 1980.0096.01.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1965 or later
maker
Wang Laboratories
place made
United States: Massachusetts, Tewksbury
Physical Description
plastic (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 4 in x 8 1/2 in x 6 in; 10.16 cm x 21.59 cm x 15.24 cm
ID Number
1980.0096.01.1
accession number
1980.0096
catalog number
1980.0096.01.1
Credit Line
Gift of Computer Sciences Corporation
subject
Business
See more items in
Medicine and Science: Computers
Desktop Electronic Calculators
Computers & Business Machines
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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