LOCI-2 Punch Card

Description:

This is one of a series of forty-column perforated punch cards designed for use with the programmable Wang LOCI-2 electronic calculator. Each card is marked in the bottom left corner: IBM D56709. Each card is marked on the left side: LOCI (LOGARITHMIC COMPUTER) PROGRAM.

For the calculator, see 1980.0096.01. For the card reader, see 1980.0096.01.1. For the card punch, see1980.0096.02.

Date Made: 1965 or later

Maker: IBM

Location: Currently not on view

Subject: Mathematics

Subject:

See more items in: Medicine and Science: Computers, Computers & Business Machines, Punch Cards

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Credit Line: Computer Sciences Corporation

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1980.0096.03.5Catalog Number: 1980.0096.03.5Accession Number: 1980.0096

Object Name: punch card

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 13 cm x 6 cm; 5 1/8 in x 2 3/8 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-dc68-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1370663

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