Employee Badge for Michael Dell


This employee badge was used by Dell Inc. founder and CEO Michael Dell and provided global access to all Dell facilities. The ID badge was used from around 1994 until the time it was donated to the Museum in 2007. The badge is white with a blue Dell logo at the top and a head shot of Michael Dell in the center. The bottom of the badge features the employee's name, "Michael Dell," and his employee number, "1.” An image of Dell Inc.’s headquarters, Round Rock 1, is in the background, and the badge is covered with a holographic layer to prevent tampering.

Date Made: 1984

Maker: Dell Inc.

See more items in: Medicine and Science: Computers, Computers & Business Machines, American Enterprise

Exhibition: American Enterprise

Exhibition Location: National Museum of American History

Credit Line: Gift of Dell Inc.

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2007.0042.05Catalog Number: 2007.0042.05Accession Number: 2007.0042

Object Name: badge, employee

Physical Description: plastic (overall material)Measurements: overall: 3 3/8 in x 2 1/8 in x 1/8 in; 8.5725 cm x 5.3975 cm x .3175 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-0b7e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1321871

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