Diners Club Card

Description
Diner's Club was one of the earliest issuers of credit cards beginning in 1950. The convenience and security they came to represent transformed payment methods and later blossomed into one of the primary mechanisms for purchasing goods and services for customers. They also became a device for tracking spending patterns for consumers interested in managing their personal finances.
Object Name
credit card
date made
1974
maker
unknown
Physical Description
plastic (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 5.5 cm x 8.5 cm; 2 5/32 in x 3 11/32 in
place made
United States
ID Number
1985.0823.14
catalog number
1985.0823.14
accession number
1985.0823
subject
Coins, Currency and Medals
American Enterprise
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Armed Forces History: National Numismatic Collection
American Enterprise
Exhibition
American Enterprise
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
V. Clain Stefanelli

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