ProxCard II ID Badge

Description
This ProxCard II ID badge belonged to Beth Leaman during her employment as a systems analyst at William M. Mercer-Meidinger Incorporated from 1990 until 1992. Beth Leaman worked most of her career as a computer business analyst and manager in the insurance and benefits industry focusing on employee communication and benefit selection transactions. As a manager she supervised numerous people, translating the needs of her clients to the technical skills of her employees. The ProxCard II ID is a combination ID badge and control card. By waving the badge at "readers" located at different points throughout the building, the badge controls the front door, elevator doors, doors to building wings, and access to certain rooms.
Object Name
id badge
Measurements
overall: 7 3/8 in x 2 5/8 in x 3/8 in; 18.7325 cm x 6.6675 cm x .9525 cm
associated place
United States: Illinois, Northbrook
ID Number
1999.0207.01
accession number
1999.0207
catalog number
1999.0207.01
subject
Work
American Enterprise
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Work and Industry: Mechanical and Civil Engineering
American Enterprise
Exhibition
American Enterprise
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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