Diner's Club Card

Description
The Diners' Club Card is among the earliest credit cards. This specimen was donated to the museum by Alfred Bloomingdale.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
credit card
date made
1953-04-30
issuing authority
Diner's Club of America
Physical Description
paper (overall materials)
Measurements
overall: 5.7 cm x 10 cm; 2 1/4 in x 3 15/16 in
place of issue
United States
ID Number
NU*72.66.36
catalog number
72.66.36
accession number
301409
subject
Coins, Currency and Medals
Artifact Walls exhibit
American Enterprise
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Armed Forces History: National Numismatic Collection
Artifact Walls exhibit
American Enterprise
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
depicted
Sewer, Andy; Allison, David; Liebhold, Peter; Davis, Nancy; Franz, Kathleen G.. American Enterprise: A History of Business in America
Title
Diners' Club Western Section Credit Card
Credit Line
Bloomingdale, Alfred
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